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Carrington College’s Dental Assisting program trains students in all aspects of working with a dentist, including patient care, office, and laboratory duties.

Real-World Skills
Prepare for a career as the face of a dental practice.
Uplevel If You’d Like
Degree completion options available.
Flexible Learning Options
Blended program options available with online lecture and on ground lab.
Affordable Tuition
Affordable tuition varies by location,learn more now.

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Discover What it’s Like to Train to Become a Dental Assistant at Carrington

Discover What it’s Like to Train to Become a Dental Assistant at Carrington

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I really loved it because of the teacher—she made it so fun,” she says. “And it was something different for me; I hadn’t realized how important dental assistants are and how much they do.
Carrie R. 2018 Dental Assisting Graduate

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Find your path in Dental Assisting.

Talk to an enrollment services representative about your options and earn your certificate in as few as 9 months

What Will I learn?

PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY & DENTAL SCIENCE
Perform coronal polish on patients and take radiographs (X-rays) on clinical patients.
DENTAL OFFICE PROTOCOLS
具有批判性思维、协作、沟通和专业精神。
DENTAL ASSISTING PROCEDURES
Perform all dental assisting and Registered Dental Assisting chairside duties.

Career Opportunities

You’re passionate about helping people with their smiles. That will help you succeed as a dental assistant. It is projected that opportunities for dental assistants will continue to grow. And there are some reasons for this growth, including:

  • Continued research showing a link between oral health and general health will increase the demand for preventive dental services.
  • Dentists need dental assistants to help with routine tasks, giving the dentist more time to see patients in their practice and focus on more complex procedures.

Program Details

Cost & Financial Aid

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For complete information on current tuition costs, please see theAcademic Catalog.

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Program Availability

Accreditation & Approvals

Carrington College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACCJC/WASC), 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, 415 506 0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found athttp://www.accjc.org/.

The Dental Board of California, 2005 Evergreen Street, Suite 1550, Sacramento, CA95815, 877-729-7789,www.dbc.ca.gov, approves the Carrington College Dental Assisting programs at the Citrus Heights, Pleasant Hill, Sacramento, San Jose, San Leandro and Stockton campuses.

For comprehensive information on Carrington’s accreditation and approvals, visitm.cod-corp.com/accreditation.

Carrington’s Health Studies Associate of Science Degree program provides an opportunity for individuals to build on prior education to earn the educational credential that is often needed for advancement in the health and wellness fields.

The Health Studies AS Degree program is an online degree-completion option that offers students a broad base of general education course offerings that can be completed in as few as 7 months.Visit Our Health Studies Page

Check out our guide on becoming a Dental Assistant.

Are you interested in dentistry and passionate about helping people? Then a dental assistant career could be for you. Dental assistants work in dental offices under the supervision of dentists. They have excellent interpersonal, organizational, and listening skills.

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Dental Assisting FAQ

How long is the dental assisting program?

牙科卡塔尔世界杯亚洲小组辅助课程可能需要长达两年的时间来完成,这取决于它是一个证书,文凭,或学位。然而,卡灵顿学院的智力对突尼斯直播比赛牙科辅助证书课程可以在短短9个月内完成。卡塔尔世界杯亚洲小组

要成为牙科助理需要什么?

它可能是有益的注册在一个牙科协助计划的相关经验和培训。卡塔尔世界杯亚洲小组大多数课程由社区大学提供,虽然也可能由职业学校或技术学校提供。学生通常必须有高中文凭或同等学历才能注册。

What is a dental assistant?

A dental assistant helps dentists and dental hygienists by perform a variety of tasks, including:

  • Caring for patients
  • Handling dental records
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Cleaning dental equipment

(See What does a dental assistant do? for more details about their role in a dentist office)

Is it worth being a dental assistant?

Dental assisting can be an exciting career path if you have an interest in oral health care. Ultimately, the decision lies with you on whether a dental assistant certificate is worth it or not.

牙科助理学校多少钱?

At Carrington College, our tuition differs by the campus location. Learn more about the cost of the program by reading the Carrington College Academic Catalog.

Is a dental assistant a good career?

Dental assisting can be a great choice for those interested in doing a variety of tasks and helping patients with oral care. It’s also a path that offers the potential for career advancement in a stable environment. If all of this sounds good to you, then aDental Assisting programat Carrington College might be the route to your success.

How long is the dental assisting program?

牙科卡塔尔世界杯亚洲小组辅助课程可能需要长达两年的时间来完成,这取决于它是一个证书,文凭,或学位。然而,卡灵顿学院的智力对突尼斯直播比赛牙科辅助证书课程可以在短短9个月内完成。卡塔尔世界杯亚洲小组

要成为牙科助理需要什么?

它可能是有益的注册在一个牙科协助计划的相关经验和培训。卡塔尔世界杯亚洲小组大多数课程由社区大学提供,虽然也可能由职业学校或技术学校提供。学生通常必须有高中文凭或同等学历才能注册。

What is a dental assistant?

A dental assistant helps dentists and dental hygienists by perform a variety of tasks, including:

  • Caring for patients
  • Handling dental records
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Cleaning dental equipment

(See What does a dental assistant do? for more details about their role in a dentist office)

Is it worth being a dental assistant?

Dental assisting can be an exciting career path if you have an interest in oral health care. Ultimately, the decision lies with you on whether a dental assistant certificate is worth it or not.

牙科助理学校多少钱?

At Carrington College, our tuition differs by the campus location. Learn more about the cost of the program by reading the Carrington College Academic Catalog.

Is a dental assistant a good career?

Dental assisting can be a great choice for those interested in doing a variety of tasks and helping patients with oral care. It’s also a path that offers the potential for career advancement in a stable environment. If all of this sounds good to you, then aDental Assisting programat Carrington College might be the route to your success.

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