SJC pursuing dental program reaccreditation

The Daily Times staff

FARMINGTON – San Juan College is in the process of seeking reaccreditation for its dental hygiene program.

San Juan College

The Commission on Dental Accreditation has scheduled an accreditation site visit for San Juan College for June 7-8, 2017. The commission is a specialized accrediting organization that ensures dental professionals are properly educated.

The college’s dental hygiene program is required to seek accreditation every seven years.

As part of the accreditation process, the Commission on Dental Accreditation is accepting public comment on the college’s dental hygiene program.

Those interested in submitting comments to the commission about the college’s accreditation standards and policies can send them to Commission on Dental Accreditation at 211 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago, Ill., 60611 or call 1-800-621-8099, extension 4653. The deadline for the commission office to receive public comment is April 7.