State Required CED

State

Renewal
Period (Yrs)

DDS (Credits)

RDH (Credits)

Amount Allowed for Self Study

RDA

Alabama 1 20 12 50%
Alaska 2 28 - even yr 14 - odd yr 50%
Arizona 3 72 54 A maximum of 24 credits can be self-study-MUST inc charitable giving CEs!
Arkansas 2 50 40 No Specified Limit
California 2 50 25 50%
Colorado N/A N/A Association requires CE. Call for details
Connecticut 2 25 16 No Self-Study Allowed for RDH - allowed for DDS
Delaware 2 50 24 DDS: 10 hrs can be Self-Study - RDH: 5 hrs can be Self-Study
DC 2 25 15 No Specified Limit
Florida 2 30 24 No Specified Limit
Georgia 2 40 22 DDS: 6 hrs can Self-Study, RDH: 3 hrs can be Self-Study
Hawaii 2 32 20
Idaho 1 15 12 No Specified Limit
Illinois 3 48 36 50%
Indiana 2 20 14 No Specified Limit
Iowa 2 30 30 DDS: 6 hrs can Self-Study. RDH: 6 hrs can be Self-Study
Kansas 2 60 30 No Specified Limit
Kentucky 1 15 15 DDS: 10 hrs can Self-Study. RDH: 10 hrs can be Self-Study
Louisiana 2 40 24 50%
Maine 2 40 30 DDS: 10 hrs can Self-Study. RDH: 5 hrs can be Self-Study
Maryland 2 30 25 Call for Details
Massachusetts 2 40 20 Maximum of 20% may be obtained through Self-Study
Michigan 3 60 36 Only 10 Credits can be Self-Study
Minnesota 2 50 25 No Specified Limit
Mississippi 2 40 20 No Self-Study Allowed
Missouri 2 50 30 No Self-Study Allowed
Montana 3 60 36/48 No Self-Study Allowed
Nebraska 2 30 30 10 hrs can be Self-Study
Nevada 1 20 15 6 hrs can be Self-Study
New Hampshire 2 40 20 DDS and RDH: 20% can be Self-Study
New Jersey 2 40 20 DDS: 20 hrs can be Self-Study. RDH:10 hrs. can be Self-Study
New Mexico 3 60 45/60 DDS: 30 hrs can be Self-Study. RDH: 30 hrs. can be Self-Study
New York 3 60 24 DDS: 18 hrs can be Self-Study. RDH: 10 hrs. can be Self-Study
North Carolina 1 15 6 DDS:100% can be Self-Study. RDH: 100% can be Self-Study
North Dakota 2 32 16 DDS: 26 hrs can be Self-Study. RDH: 14 hrs. can be Self-Study
Ohio 2 40 12 75% Self-Study for DDS and RDH
Oklahoma 3 60 30 50% Self-Study for DDS and RDH
Oregon 2 40 24 DDS: 3 HRS MED EMERG - No Specified Limit
Pennsylvania 2 30 20 15 credits or 50% can be Self-Study
Rhode Island 2 60 30 DDS: 6 hrs can be Self-Study. RDH: 6 hrs. can be Self-Study
South Carolina 2 28 14 No Specified Limit
South Dakota 5 100 75 10 hours can be Self-Study
Tennessee 2 40 30 No Specified Limit
Texas 1 12 12 6 hrs can be Self-Study
Utah 2 30 30 No Specified Limit
Vermont 2 30 12 DDS: 100% can be Self-Study. RDH: 100% can be Self-Study (only if Clinical)
Virginia 1 15 15 No Specified Limit
Washington 1 21 15 DDS: RDH & RDA:CPR
Wisconsin 2 30 12 100% Can be Self-Study except for CPR courses
West Virginia 2 35 20 50%
Wyoming 1 BLS only BLS only