Dental Assisting Technology & Management ATD

This program includes didactic, academic and clinical instruction. Clinical responsibilities encompass invasive procedures such as placing retraction cord and dental dams to non-invasive procedures such as impression taking and patient education. Other functions include laboratory work to receptionist and clerical functions. Students participate in clinical rotations through local dental offices in our community.

The Dental Assisting program follows the CDC’s policies and procedures on infectious diseases. These policies can be reviewed on the CDC website by clicking here.

Next Start Date: August 10, 2020

Registration Deadline: May 1, 2020


After you have paid the application fee through PAYPAL on the PAYMENTS section you can then complete the application on the Careers Program Page.

Program Prerequisite Requirements:

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening

Dental Assisting Technology & Management (ATD) Teaches:​

  • Introduction to Dental Assisting (90 hours)
  • Dental Infection Control Assistant (210 hours)
  • Dental Assistant 1, includes radiography & dental Lab (465 hours)
  • Dental Assistant 2, includes clinical rotations (465 hours)

Career PotentialClick here

Industry Certifications Offered in this Program


The program is accredited by the American Dental Association Council on Dental Accreditation.

Testing Requirements:

Accepted Tests Reading Math Language
TABE* 10 10 10
New SAT 24 24 25
ACT 19 19 17
GED 2014 145 145 145
College Board Accuplacer 83 72 83

[ *Recommended ]

Program Length:

1230 Hours


Monday -Friday: 7:30am – 2:45pm


$5,412 for entire program (Based on Florida Resident tuition rates. For estimation purposes only, prices subject to change.)

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ONET Government occupation information

  • Federal CIP Code: 51.0601
  • Program Number: H170113
Placement Rate: 85%

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