Thank you for your interest in the Yakima Valley College Bachelor of Applied Science BAS-DH Bridge Program!
The following information is
exclusively for Registered Dental Hygienists who have earned an Associate of Applied Science degree from a CODA accredited Dental Hygiene program.
Graduates of Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) approved Dental Hygiene programs are eligible to apply for the YVC BAS-DH Bridge Program. A minimum of 85 credits in Dental Hygiene coursework with grades of "C-"(1.7) or above and a cumulative Dental Hygiene Program GPA of 2.5 or above are required.
An individual learning program will be created for each BAS-DH Bridge Program applicant based on individual transcript evaluation.
Upper division non-traditional learning credits are awarded for prior learning demonstrated by successful completion of the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination.
Transfer students must satisfy a 30 credit YVC residency requirement. A combination of upper and lower division credits may be utilized to meet this requirement.
To apply for the BAS-DH Bridge Program, please submit the following forms to the address below:
BASDH Degree Completion Program Application fillable.pdf
BASDH Degree Completion Fillable Worksheet (002).pdf
NTLC Petition fillable.pdf
Yakima Valley College
BAS-DH Bridge Program
PO Box 22520
Yakima, WA 98907-2520
Attn: Dental Hygiene
For more information, contact Donna Fulton: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: 509.834.4527
To apply for graduation from the BAS-DH Bridge Program, complete the following form:
BAS DH COMPL fillable 1 docx.pdf