Entry time: Fall, Spring
Associate of Applied Science degree upon completion of additional courses.
| DEA-403 ||Dental Materials for the DA||3|
| DEA-517 ||Dental Assisting I||3.5|
| DEN-100 ||Fundamentals of Dentistry||3.5|
| DEN-110 ||Dental Terminology *||2|
| DEN-120 ||Dental Anatomy *||3|
| HSC-107 ||Professionals in Health *||2|
| HSC-210 ||Health Skills I *||1|
| DEA-285 ||Oral Pathology for Dental Assisting *||1|
| DEA-518 ||Dental Assisting II||1.5|
| DEA-580 ||Dental Assisting Clinic I||4|
| DEA-610 ||Specialty Dentistry||4.5|
| DEN-130 ||Head and Neck Anatomy *||1.5|
| DEN-200 ||Preventive Dentistry||2|
| DEN-300 ||Dental Radiography||3|
| DEA-519 ||Dental Assisting III||1.5|
| DEA-581 ||Dental Assisting Clinic II||4.5|
| DEA-702 ||Dental Office Procedures||2|
| DEN-220 ||Dental Nutrition *||1|
| COM-744 ||Oral Communication in the Workplace *||3|
| COM-222 ||Communication for Health Care Professionals *||3|
|By completing these additional courses, the student can earn an A.A.S. degree.|
| ENG-105 ||Composition I *||3|
| PSY-111 ||Intro to Psychology *||3|
| MAT-731 ||Introduction to Math *||2|
| - - - - - - - ||Electives *||6|
| - - - - - - - ||Humanities elective *||3|
Total Program Hours 64.5
This curriculum is for fall start. Curriculum for spring start is slightly different. Contact Allied Health for information.
* Courses may be taken before beginning the program.
A minimum of a C- is requried in all technical Dental Assisting
courses and DEN-100, DEN-120 and DEN-130.
Successful completion of the program entitles graduates to take the National Dental Assistant Certification Examination.