There’s never been a more exciting time to be a dental hygienist!

Watch this video for a tour of our clinic and testimonials from students and instructors

Cabrillo College Dental Hygiene Program will be accepting the next incoming class in 2024.

Admission is based on placement to the program waitlist. For more information about getting into the program please follow this link.

After graduation you will be prepared to find a rewarding career as a dental hygienist.

The Cabrillo College Dental Hygiene Program has placed a high value on educational excellence at the core of its curriculum since 1967. You’ll enter an affordable program that has great transfer rates to four year colleges and universities, and excellent pass rates on the National Board and Regional Board Exams.

Those who are ready to apply to the program and earn their Associate of Science degree or are interested in the field of dental hygiene are encouraged to attend the DH Informational Night each fall and spring.


Cabrillo College Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the Commission of Dental Accreditation (CODA) and follows the guidelines of the Dental Hygiene Board of California (DHBC), the DH program's licensing body. Read about Licensure/Nolo Contendere.