Dental Assisting

Help others have a healthy smile! You can learn to assist dentists with equipment set-up and sterilization, patient education, record keeping and much more.


Median Hourly Earnings

Dental Assistant
379 Annual Job Openings projected through 2022
All wage and employment data is specific to the region and
taken from EMSI June 2019. Your starting salary may vary.

Dental assistants help prepare patients for their examinations, assist the dentist during dental procedures and make sure a dentist's office runs smoothly. Whether assisting with x-rays, dental lab work or instructing patients on proper dental hygiene, the dental assistant is important to successful dentistry.

There are several requirements for those interested in registering for dental assisting courses, including a background check and attending an information session.

Upcoming Mandatory Information Sessions

Before you can complete your online registration, you must complete one of the following information sessions, which are offered via Zoom:

Fall 2021
M  8/16  9:00 am - 10:00 am
M  10/25  9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Spring 2022
M  3/7  9:00 am - 10:00 am
M  4/4  9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Dental Assisting



How to Register


Register online by selecting "Add to Cart" on the desired course(s) and select "Shopping Cart" at the bottom of the page when you are ready to process your registration.

By Mail, In-Person or Fax:

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Financial Assistance is Available!

Complete this application to see if you qualify.

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