Students who have exited an American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation (ADA CODA) accredited program in good standing (passing all courses with a "C" average or higher) will be considered for restart or transfer into the Wake Tech Dental Hygiene program, if space is available.
Students dismissed from another program academically may be considered for admission, but a point penalty may be incurred in the competitive process during the first three years after leaving the prior program. Students dismissed for administrative reasons from any program are deemed ineligible in the competitive admissions process. Examples of possible reasons for administrative dismissal include:
Students who wish to attend Wake Tech’s Dental Hygiene program who have previously attended Wake Tech or another ADA CODA accredited program must complete the following steps:
Acceptance is based on the above criteria being met and space availability. The department reserves the right to contact the former program to verify the accuracy of information provided prior to making a decision regarding acceptance.