How to Apply

Step 1:  

file

   

Step 2:

file

   

Applicants are required to complete the following courses with a C or higher prior to applying to the Dental Assisting Program:

  • ENGL 91 or ESL 150 or equivalent (Placement in ENGL 92 or 95, or ESL 160)
  • BIO 9 or ANAT 14 or ANAT 25 or PHYS 1 or PHYS 12 or equivalent
  • Typing skill of 45 wpm or better, or Keyboarding course

   

Step 3:

file

   

Download and complete the Dental Assisting Program Application.

*Please provide an email address you check frequently. We will be sending acceptance letters to the email you provide on the application. 
 

Return completed application to

  • In-Person: Ocean Campus, Cloud Hall 304
    OR
  • Email: skwan@ccsf.edu
    OR 
  • Fax: (415) 239-3719

 

The Dental Assisting Program starts every Fall semester.

Applications are accepted year round on a first come, first serve basis.

 

Step 4:

file

   

An acceptance letter will be sent out via email late March/early April.  

You are welcome to attend an optional orientation towards the end of the Spring semester.  

 

Step 5:

file

   

Register for Dental Assisting courses for Fall semester.

Check your acceptance letter for courses to take.  

Step 6:

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Each applicant is required to complete and provide proof the following prior to the Fall Semester:

  • TB test within the last two years
  • Complete the first two Hep B vaccines


Each applicant is required to complete and provide proof the following prior to November:

  • CPR for Healthcare Provider Certificate