USC University of Southern California

Class Profile

Dental Hygiene Program Class of 2013

The 40 students who entered the Dental Hygiene program in fall 2011 were selected from a pool of nearly 225 applicants.

Members of the class have an average science GPA of 3.02, and an overall GPA of 3.23.

The class is 85% female and 15% male.

The ethnic makeup of the class is:

  • 40% Caucasian
  • 31% Asian
  • 27% Hispanic
  • 2% African American

31% of the students have a bachelor’s degree; 29% have an associate’s degree.

A variety of two- and four-year institutions are represented, including California State University–Long Beach, California State University—Northridge, Glendale Community College, Irvine Valley College, Los Angeles Valley College, Pasadena City College, Santa Monica College, University of California–Irvine, University of California–Los Angeles, University of California–Riverside, University of Southern California and West Los Angeles College.