|Domestic tuition||$7,551 per year|
|Course length||3 years|
|In further study||13%|
Great job prospects:
Employed - 79%
Further study - 13%
Median earnings: $69,618 (3 years after graduating)
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About the course
This degree provides knowledge, skills and clinical training in dental hygiene and dental therapy. Graduates will be clinically competent to practise as Dental Hygienists and Dental Therapists and will be eligible to apply for registration in one or both of these professions.
A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.
About the provider
At Otago, you will have unprecedented opportunities. You will be taught by international experts in their fields; you will gain a world-class qualification, and you will be able to contribute to ground-breaking research. The student experience at Otago is exceptional. You will join a diverse population of well over 20,000 students from around New Zealand and more than 100 nations around the world. Importantly, you will have the opportunity to truly define yourself and choose your own direction in life. Tens of thousands of Otago graduates now live in all corners of the globe, many contributing to law, health, science, business and Government. Many of New Zealand's most renowned artists, novelists, poets and leaders also received their start at Otago.