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Dental Assistant

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    NEW IN 2017 - Application Fees Waived for New Applicants!

     

    * SEATS ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR THE DENTAL ASSISTANT CLASS -- PLEASE CALL THE ADULT EDUCATION OFFICE AT 593-9400 FOR DETAILS.

    As valuable members of the dental team, Dental Assistants take on significant responsibilities. Working directly with dentists, they perform a wide variety of tasks requiring both interpersonal and technical skills. 

    Coursework includes dental theory, emergency care, infection control, preventive dentistry, clinical assisting and dental radiology. 

    Dental Assisting has been approved by the NYS Department of Education for licensure and certification purposes.

    Click HERE for Course Schedules and Dates!

     

    Prerequisites:

    Completed application, two professional references, passing score on the TABE pre-entrance exam, interview with lead instructor, 250-word essay, HS Diploma or GED®/HSE required. Please provide college transcripts, if prior attendance.

    Additional Requirements:

    Up-to-date physical and immunizations and student must provide their own shoes.

    2013-14 Program Year Statistics:

    Graduation Rate: 89% → Job Placement Rate: 75%

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    Dental Assistant students utilize hands-on training to ready themselves for a career in the industry.

     

     

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