Dental Assisting

Program Information

Develop the skills you need to play a key role in a rapidly growing health occupation as a Dental Assistant in our 600-hour Dental Assisting program. Dental Assistants work under the supervision of dentists performing a variety of patient care and laboratory duties.

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Stevana Duncan

Start Dates:
June  2020
Monday - Friday 
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


November 11, 2019
5:15 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

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Course Cost: $6,332
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Skills You'll Learn in This Program 

  • Infection Control
  • Radiography
  • Chairside Assisting
  • Dental Laboratory Procedures
  • Methods and Materials Utilized in Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment of Periodontal and Other Dental Diseases
  • Lab experience is taught at the 9th Street Dental Center
  • Includes160-hour externship training provided at dental offices


Program Certification 

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • American Medical Technologists Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)
  • Columbus Dental Society radiography certified by the Ohio State Dental Board

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Gainful Employment Disclosure

School Year 2018
Based on COE Standards

Students:  14
Completion:  86%
Placement:  91%
Licensure:  n/a


Admission Requirements 

  • Individuals must have obtained a high school diploma, equivalency, or GED® before enrolling
  • Individuals must NOT have any previous or pending disqualifying offenses
  • Good reading comprehension