Dental Assisting

  • The Dental Assistant Program prepares students for the clinical procedures and administrative duties necessary to work in a dentist's office. The successful student will become qualified to perform clinical tasks and handle administrative responsibilities under the direction of a dentist. Students will learn clinical skills such as patient preparation, assisting with patient examinations, equipment set up/sterilization, and laboratory testing.

FAQs

What can I do when I graduate?
  1. Chairside Assistant
  2. Hospital Assistant
  3. Oral Surgical Assistant
  4. Laboratory Assistant
  5. Health Department
  6. Orthodontic Assistant
What would I do in this class?
  1. Patient Preparation
  2. Chairside Assisting
  3. Laboratory Skills
  4. Vital Signs
  5. Radiology
  6. Instrument Prep
  7. Office Procedures/Medical Records
  8. Anatomy & Physiology
What can I do with further training?
  1. DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery)
  2. DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine)

Program Quick Facts

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Class Time

  • T, W, Th: 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Class Duration

  • September 1, 2015- May 27, 2016

Total Cost

  • Tuition $3,925
  • Lab Fees 2,000
  • TOTAL $5,925