2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 02, 2022  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Dental Assisting, Diploma

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The Dental Assisting program prepares students for dental assisting procedures under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist. As a dental assistant, you will play a key role in assisting dentist and hygienists in the many dental offices in Sioux Falls and across the nation. A professional dental assistant is integral to the many tasks required for oral healthcare, such as preparing x-ray machines, ordering supplies, mixing impression materials, record-keeping and instructing patients on oral care.

Note: This degree is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program, meaning you can purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech Support Center.

Program Curriculum - Total Credits: 41 or 42

Additional Information

Students entering a program in any semester other than outlined may not graduate in the expected amount of time.

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