TRANSFER GUIDE

Curriculum:  Dental Hygiene, University of Detroit Mercy
             3+1 Transfer Program
Curriculum Code: 1258                                                              

                        			    Semester   Semester
Code       Title        			    Credits    Offered

REQUIREMENTS Total: 80 Credits
BIOL 203   Microbiology (See Note 5)       		3	ALL
BIOL 204   Microbiology Laboratory    	  		1       ALL
CHEM 120   Gen Organic & Biological Chem (See Note 5)   4      	ALL
DENT 140   Oral Histology & Embryology    		2 	F
DENT 142   PreClinical Dental Hygiene     		3	F
DENT 144   PreClinic Dental Hyg Practice  		2	F
DENT 146   Head, Neck & Oral Anatomy      		4	F
DENT 148   Dental Radiography    	  		3	F
DENT 152   Dental Hygiene I        	  		2     	SP
DENT 154   Clinical Dental Hygiene I      	      2.5	SP
DENT 156   Nutrition           		  		3   	SP
DENT 158   Dental Pharmacology    	  		3   	SP
DENT 161   Principles of Periodontics     		3    	SP
DENT 174   Clinical Dental Hygiene II     		1   	SU
DENT 176   Dental Materials & Methods     		3   	SU
DENT 240   Anxiety & Pain Control Mgmt    		3   	F
DENT 242   Dental Hygiene III      	  		2 	F
DENT 244   Clinical Dental Hygiene III    	      3.5   	F
DENT 247   Oral Pathology      		  		3   	F
DENT 248   Dental Public Health & Educ    		3  	F
DENT 250   Oral Health Psychology         		2   	SP
DENT 252   Dental Hygiene IV              		2   	SP
DENT 254   Clinical Dental Hygiene IV     		3   	SP
DENT 256   Community Oral Health          		2   	SP
DENT 280   Dental Auxiliary Special Topic 		2   	ALL
MATH 112   Inter Algebra  (See Note 5)     		4       ALL
SOCL 120   Intro Sociology  (See Note 5)   		4       ALL
SPCH 110   Oral Comm in the Workplace (See Note 5)  	3       ALL
WRIT 121   Composition I (See Note 5)     		4       ALL

ELECTIVES Total: 4-8 Credits                          
Complete the indicated number of credits in transferable courses of your choice.
CHOICE 1:  Anatomy and Physiology 4-8 Credits (See Note 6)
Subhoice 1A:
BIOL 145   Intro Anatomy and Physiology (See Note 5)  	4       ALL 
Subchoice 1B:
BIOL 201   Human Anatomy       		  		4       ALL
BIOL 202   Human Physiology    		  		4       ALL

                                                               TOTAL CREDITS 84
1. This transfer guide represents an Articulation (partnership) Agreement between
   Lansing Community College (LCC) and the University of Detroit Mercy (UDM), 
   which facilitates the transfer of credits for successful completion of the LCC
   Dental Hygiene Associate in Applied Science degree, to the UDM Bachelor of
   Science Degree in Dental Hygiene program. Students following the agreement can
   complete the UDM degree requirements within one additional year of full-time
   studies. This articulated agreement will be reviewed in June 2016.
2. UDM will accept a maximum of 92.5 credits in transfer. Courses with less than
   a 2.0 grade will not transfer to UDM for credit or placement.
3. The Dental Hygiene Program at UDM is fully accredited by the American Dental
   Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation.
4. The LCC Dental Hygiene Program is a selective admission program, coordinated
   through the Enrollment Services Office. Any student desiring admission should
   contact the LCC Enrollment Services Office, (517) 483-1200 or by email at to receive an application. Applicants are
   encouraged to contact the Allied Health & Human Services Department at
   (517) 483-1410 or online at for additional information. 
5. Courses with this notation are prerequisites for LCC's Dental Hygiene Program.
6. Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution are encouraged to 
   take BIOL 201 and 202 in place of BIOL 145. A minimum grade of 2.5 is required
   for each BIOL course.  
7. Completion of the courses listed on this transfer guide fulfill the LCC Dental
   Hygiene AAS graduation requirements. Students seeking other LCC associate degrees
   must fulfill additional courses requirements. See the LCC Catalog for details.  
8. This transfer guide requires basic skill levels in mathematics, reading, and 
   writing. To determine accurate course placement, students should take the 
   Computerized Placement Tests in the LCC Assessment Center (GB 200) prior to
   registration. For testing hours call (517) 267-5500.
For further information and advising, contact Sheree Duff, LCC Dental 
Hygienist Program, at (517) 483-1467 or; or Pamela Voletti Gibes,
Coordinator-UDM Dental Hygiene Degree Completion Program, at (313) 494-6628 or; online at  

Effective from Fall 2013 through Summer 2014