Bachelor of Oral Health

University of Otago

Subject area

Dental Studies not elsewhere classified

Duration

3

3 Years

Total student fees

$24,077

over 3 Years - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification and satisfactory NCEA Level 3 results, or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

3 Years


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,026 $24,077
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$14,445 $43,335
Total $22,471 $67,412

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

98%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $69,618
Earnings range $52,087 - $99,543
In employment 79%
In further study 13%
On a benefit 1%

All KIS information is the most recent data available and relates to domestic students only.

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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N G Stewart Scholarship at the University of Otago

Provided by:

University of Otago - Administrator - Entrance Scholarships

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/entrance-scholarships

Value:

NZ$1,500

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

The Key Information for Students data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on information provided by tertiary education providers and the Ministry of Education. Remember to check the provider’s website for further details.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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