The Vancouver College of Dental Hygiene Inc. provides a learning-centered environment enabling individuals to develop personal and professional success by offering high standards of current comprehensive dental education. These standards provide knowledge and skills that reflect current practice and promote ongoing education and research.
Graduates of the Dental Hygiene Program will provide appropriate client care based on the Dental Hygiene Process of Care geared to meet the specific needs of the client. They will use their critical thinking skills to incorporate evidence-based knowledge into their client care, and they will value the importance of lifelong learning. They will practice ethically and responsibly according to the College of Dental Hygienists of British Columbia’s (CDHBC) practice standards and the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association’s (CDHA) code of ethics.