USC University of Southern California

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC

Class Profile

Dental Hygiene Program Class of 2020

The 32 entering students for the class were selected from an applicant pool of more than 170 applicants.

Members of the class have an average overall GPA of 3.33.

The class is 78% female and 22% male.

The ethnic makeup of the class is:

  • 16% Hispanic
  • 56% Caucasian
  • 22% Asian
  • 3% African American

6% of the class have a master’s degree; 75% of the students have a bachelor’s degree; 19% have an associate’s degree.

A variety of two-and four-year institutions are represented, including Brigham Young University, Cerritos College, CSU Northridge, CSU Long Beach, Glendale Community College, LA Valley College, Loyola    University Chicago, NYU, Pasadena City College, Pierce College, Saddleback College, Santa Monica College, UC Berkeley, UC Los Angeles, UC Santa Barbara, USC, and West LA College.