USC University of Southern California

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC

Class Profile

Dental Hygiene Program Class of 2019

The 39 students, who entered the Dental Hygiene program in fall 2017, were selected from a pool of more than 150 applicants.

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

The class is 82% female and 18% male.

The ethnic makeup of the class is:

  • 23% Hispanic
  • 41% White
  • 26% Asian
  • 3% Mixed Race

54% of the students have a bachelor’s degree; 21% 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–Fullerton, Glendale Community College, Irvine Valley College, Los Angeles Valley College, Los Angeles Pierce College, Pasadena City College, University of California–Irvine, University of California–Los Angeles, University of California–Riverside, Oregon State University, and University of San Diego.