Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement
Dental Assisting Certificate of
Students may obtain the Certificate of Completion in Dental Assisting by completing the following courses with a grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
|DENT 51||Applied Dental Science 1||4|
|DENT 52||Dental Materials & Procedures||3|
|DENT 53||Intro To Chairside Assisting||3|
|DENT 55A||Dental Roentgenography||2|
|DENT 62||Dental Assistant in Practice||3|
|Total Semester Units||15|
|DENT 54||Applied Dental Science||2|
|DENT 55B||Dental Roentgenography||2|
|DENT 57||Dental Office Management||3|
|DENT 67||Advanced Dental Procedures||4|
|DENT 70*||Clinical Chairside Assisting||7|
|DENT 110A||Coronal Polish||.5|
|Total Semester Units||18.5|
|TOTAL PROGRAM UNITS||33.5|
* This class begins prior to the College's Spring Semester Schedule. More details will be provided during the proceeding Fall Semester.
NOTE: Upon the completion of the Two Year Program in Dental Assisting, the student is eligible to take the Certification Examination given by the Dental Assisting National Board, Chicago, Illinois, and also take the Registered Dental Assisting Examination given by the California Board of Dentistry.