DENTAL ASSISTANT - PROPOSED PROGRAM DESCRIPTION AND COMMON COURSES


Common Courses

Common Courses serve as potential articulation and transfer of coursework between secondary and postsecondary partners. These courses shall have the same title, credit hour allocation, and competencies. Institutions may add additional competencies based on local demand. The sequencing of common courses is determined by the institution.

Dental Assistant Program Description and Outcomes (pdf)
Chairside Assisting - 4 credits (pdf)
Dental Materials - 4 credits (pdf)
Dental Practice Management - 3 credits (pdf)
Dental Radiology - 3 credits (pdf)
Infection Control - 2 credits (pdf)