Dental - FAQs

The dental hygiene program requires students to have been issued a level one Arizona DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card as part of the application requirements.  To apply for a level one Fingerprint Clearance Card, please register on the following website:

Once a student has been admitted into a Maricopa dental hygiene program, they will also be required to complete a background check and urine drug screening.  Students must provide documentation that they have successfully passed the required background check and receive a negative drug screening to be eligible to participate in the dental hygiene program.