Faculty of: Medicine And Surgery

Dental hygiene

ROME-Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Academic Year 2024/2025

Duration 3 years

Language Italian

Degree classes L/SNT3 (Technical health professions)

Qualification for the healthcare profession of Dental Hygienist


The undergraduate degree programme in Dental Hygiene provides an adequate preparation in the basic disciplines, which allow the understanding of the most important elements concerning the pathological processes that develop in childhood, adulthood and geriatrics, on which the diagnostic intervention is focused. As an integral and qualifying part of professional training, practical training and clinical work experience, carried out under the supervision and guidance of specially assigned professional tutors, are of particular importance, coordinated by a professor/lecturer belonging to the highest level of training for the professional profile.