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Dental Assisting Program - Technical Certificate

The Dental Assisting program is a three semester/11 month program that starts in the Fall.

FALL
DENA 101 Dental Assisting Theory I 2 Credits
DENA 101L Dental Assisting Theory I Lab 1 Credit
DENA 103 Dental Anatomy and Terminology 2 Credits
DENA 115 Dental Radiology 2 Credits
DENA 115L Dental Radiology Lab 1 Credits
DENA 135 Community Dental Health 1 Credits
DENA 135C Community Dental Health Clinical Practice 1 Credits
DENA 142 Medical Emergencies 2 Credits
 
     
SPRING
DENA 151 Dental Assisting Theory II 2 Credits
DENA 151L Dental Assisting Theory II Lab 1 Credits
DENA 151C Dental Assisting Theory II Clinical 4 Credits
DENA 165 Dental Materials 1 Credits
DENA 165L Dental Materials Lab 1 Credits
DENA 175 Dental Practice Management 1 Credits
     
SUMMER
DENA 185 Expanded Functions 1 Credits
DENA 185L Expanded Functions Lab 2 Credits
DENA 185C Dental Practicum 5 Credits

Courses beginning with DENA can only be taken once a student has been accepted into the Dental Assisting Program.

Program pre-requisites are not listed on this page and can be found at the following link:

Dental Assitant - ITC Course Listing