WCJC College Catalog 2010-2011 by Wharton County Junior College

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semester i csme 1401 csme 1505 csme 2441 csme 1391 orientation to cosmetology fundamentals of cosmetology prep for the state licensing exam special topics in cosmetics services 4 5 4 3 16 semester hours semester ii csme 1551 csme 2439 csme 2343 csme 2237 artistry of hair theory and products advanced hair design salon development advanced techniques 5 4 3 2 14 semester hours semester iii csme 2501 csme 1453 csme 1193 principles of hair color and theory chemical reformation and related theory salon etiquette 5 4 1 10 semester hours dental hygiene aas degree aas degree 72 semester credit hours division of allied health the dental hygiene program consists of a combination of subject matter experiences and general liberal-arts courses designed to prepare a person to provide dental hygiene services to patients the dental hygienist’s primary functions include oral prophylaxis taking and processing radiographs and oral-health education the program is fully accredited by the commission on dental accreditation of the american dental association a specialized accrediting body recognized by the council on post-secondary accreditation and by the united states department of education and is approved by the texas state board of dental examiners graduates of the program are eligible to take the national board examination and western regional board examination for licensure students entering the dental hygiene program should have a strong science background therefore four hours of college chemistry with a minimum grade of “c” is strongly recommended special consideration for acceptance will be given to applicants meeting this recommendation the program is only offered at the wharton campus admission requirements and procedures the dental hygiene program has a limited enrollment prerequisites for acceptance into the freshman dental hygiene class are 1 eligibility for admission to wharton county junior college 2 evidence of high school chemistry 2 semesters or equivalent 4 hours college chem 1405 or 1411 with a minimum grade of “c” 3 act minimum reading score of 18 minimum composite score of 19 on the national american college test act taken within 5 years of admission to the program or pre-approved equivalent 4 evidence of college credit in human anatomy and physiology i and ii 8 hours biol 2401 and biol 2402 with a minimum grade of “c” 5 minimum 2.5 gpa in requisite courses dental hygiene program – co-requisite courses course co-requisite courses biol 2420 engl 1301 course title semester hours microbiology composition i 4 3 start smart wharton county junior college 65