May 20, 2022: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention listed six Connecticut Counties in the High/Orange category as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Fairfield and Tolland Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents in these counties should wear a mask indoors in public; stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Additional precautions may be needed for residents who are at high risk for severe illness. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Dental Hygienist Licensure

Please select this link for guidance regarding best practices for dental offices considering expanding operations beyond emergency care to include non-urgent and elective procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please select this link for information from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding dental settings.

Most of the frequently asked for services are listed in the left margin of this page.

Please click the appropriate link below for specific licensing requirements:

U.S. Graduates

Non-U.S. Graduates

Reinstatement of a Lapsed License

Continuing Education

Administration of Dental Anesthesia

Practice Act

Professional Liability Insurance Requirements

Temporary COVID-19 Vaccination Training Programs

 

Fees:

Initial Application Fee: $150.00
Renewal Application Fee: $105.00
Reinstatement Fee: $150.00