Dental Hygiene Integrated.

Dental Hygiene

Notice to Potential Dental Hygiene Applicants
that plan to apply at the Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Site

Effective December 1, 2011:

The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College site will no longer accept West Kentucky Community and Technical College dental assisting students or Henderson Community College dental hygiene students. If you are interested in the Integrated Dental Hygiene program at Henderson Community College; your option would be to apply to the Henderson site.


Elizabethtown Community & Technical College is evaluating the option of pursuing a dental hygiene program.  This website will be updated as new information becomes available.

Suggested general educational courses toward a dental hygiene pathway could include:

  • ENG 101: Writing I (3)
  • ENG 102: Writing II (3)
  • BIO 137: Human Anatomy & Physiology I (4)
  • BIO 139: Human Anatomy & Physiology II (4)
  • BIO 225: Medical Microbiology (4)
  • PSY 110: General Psychology (3)
  • SOC 101: Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • Heritage/Humanities/Foreign Languages (3)
  • MAT 110 OR MAT 150: Applied Mathematics OR College Algebra
  • COM 181 OR COM 252: Basic Public Speaking OR Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
  • NSF 101: Human Nutrition and Wellness 

Contact information of dental hygiene programs in Kentucky:

Henderson Community College: Henderson, KY Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene Integrated Program with a site at West Kentucky Community and Technical College, Paducah, KY.  Contact: Kim Dean 270-831-9797

Western Kentucky University: Bowling Green, KY.  Contact: Lynn Austin 270-745-3827

University of Louisville:  Louisville, KY.  Contact: Rachel Quick 502-852-5081

Bluegrass Community and Technical College: Lexington, KY.  Contact: Janella Spencer 859-246-6234

Big Sandy Community and Technical College:  Prestonsburg, KY Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene Integrated Program with a site at Somerset Community College, Somerset, KY.  Contact: Dr. Eric Dixon

Contact Information

KCTCS/Elizabethtown Community and Technical College

Counseling Center
RPC 1st Floor Room 106
610 College Street Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 706-8803
ECTC Site Coordinator for dental hygiene
Lois Chandler-Cousins
(270) 706-8567 or (877) 246-2322, Ext. 68567
This page maintained by: