Quinsigamond Community College Dental Hygiene Program encourages students to be self-directed in their learning and establish high standards of professional and personal excellence. Creative, critical and analytical thinking is encouraged throughout the academic and clinical experiences of the program.
Effective learning requires a supportive student-centered learning environment in which the diverse educational needs of students are recognized, utilizing available resources within the college community.
The role of the student is to take responsibility for personal academic and clinical success. The faculty’s role is to be responsive to students’ needs by providing support, guidance, and supervision in the teaching/learning process.
Continuous life-long learning is encouraged among students and faculty as a means of providing personal/professional enrichment and/or leading to transfer opportunities and career advancement.