Dental Assistant


EVIT Dental Assistant EVIT Dental Assistant EVIT Dental Assistant

 

Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Dental Assistant Program.
For announcements and updates about the EVIT Dental Assistant program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.

 DESCRIPTION
The Dental Assistant program prepares individuals to provide patient care, conduct dental radiographs (x-ray photographs), prepare patients and equipment for dental procedures, and discharge office administrative functions under the supervision of dentists  and dental hygienists. The program includes instruction in: medical recordkeeping, general office duties, reception and patient intake, scheduling, equipment maintenance and sterilization, basic radiography, pre- and post-operative patient care and instruction, chairside assisting, performing tooth and mouth impressions, and supervised practice. National Board, Inc. Students will complete the Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) Exam prior to clinical internship. *Note: This is a dual enrollment program. For more information, please visit the Dual Enrollment page.
 CAREER CONNECTION
License or Certification Information: Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) (DANB), American Heart Association Basic Life Support (CPR and AED) Certified
Career Pathway: Dental Assistant, Dental Receptionist, Dental Lab Technician, Dental Hygienist, Dentist in any of the nine dental specialties
Occupational Profile: https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-9091.00
 PROGRAM & COURSE INFORMATION
Program Courses & Course Sequence

MC 59 Intro to Dental Assisting - 2 semesters - 3 credits

MC 60 Dental Assisting  I - 1 semester -  1.5 credits

MC 61 Dental Assisting  IIA - 1 quarter - .75 credits

NEW - Dental Assisting IIB and Dental Assisting Internship - 1 quarter - .75 credits

Pre/Co Requisite

6 high school credits (required) and a 2.0 GPA (recommended).
Seniors only - Successful completion of 1 credit of Biology or Anatomy & Physiology

Length of Program 2 - 4 Semesters. In the 4th quarter students may take Dental Assisting or complete a Dental Assisting Internship
College Credit College credit may be available
Technology Requirements Computer access with Windows OS, Adobe Reader, webcam, microphone and anti-virus protection.
Supply Fees Year 1 - estimated supply fee $85
Year 2 - estimated supply fee $190

Adult Tuition*
Blended Program

Year 1 - $4,885.00

Year 2 - $4,885.00
*This program does not qualify for Federal Financial Aid. Affordable payment plans are available. This program is not approved under COE Accreditation, and is not eligible for post-secondary credit.

 Start Date  End Date  Days  Times Campus 
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (morning) 8:00am - 10:35am Main
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (afternoon) 12:00pm - 2:35pm Main

        

Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Dental Assisting program.
For announcements and updates about the EVIT Dental Assistant program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.