PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

This two-year program prepares students to assist medical professionals with dental examinations, sterilize and prepare instruments polish teeth, take and develop X-rays, and take impressions of teeth.

CAREER PATHWAYS

Dental assistant, orthodontic assistant, dental hygienist*, general dentistry*, orthodontist*, oral surgeon*, periodontist*, endodontist*, prosthodontist*

Dental Assisting entry-level salary range: $13.70 – $17.76 per hour**

*with additional education in this pathway | **Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment & Wages

NORTHWEST CAMPUS

13201 W. Grand Avenue
Surprise, AZ 85374

Northeast Campus

SOUTHWEST CAMPUS

500 N. Verrado Way
Buckeye, AZ 85326

Southwest

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