Dental Assisting

  • Program Description

    New for 2022-23!

    Students in the Dental Assisting program will learn how to work alongside dentists to treat patients.  Dental Assistants may perform basic patient care, prepare equipment, handle instruments and maintain dental records.  This course will prepare students to take dental x-rays, sterilize instruments, and assist with dental procedures.  Some topics of study include emergency care, infection control, preventive dentistry, clinical assisting and dental radiology.  Students will practice skills in a dental lab set up. Students who successfully complete this program will be prepared to take the licensure exam for dental assistants.

    Program Length

    Two years 

    More Information to Follow!