USC University of Southern California

Class Profile

Dental Hygiene Program Class of 2016

The 45 students, who entered the Dental Hygiene program in fall 2014, were selected from a pool of nearly 250 applicants.

Members of the class have an average science GPA of 3.0, and an overall GPA of 3.2.

The class is 87% female and 13% male.

The ethnic makeup of the class is:

  • 31% Hispanic
  • 31% White
  • 27% Asian
  • 7% Mixed Race
  • 4% Black/African American

33% of the students have a bachelor’s degree; 16% have an associate’s degree.

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