Program Name:

Dental Assistant

Program Level:

Certificate

Program Length:

42 Credit Hours

Standard Occupational Classification (SOC):

25-1071.00 Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary 31-9091.00 Dental Assistants Click here to select the occupation for which this program prepares students.

Program Costs

Tuition and fees for entire program: $19,805.00 Books and supplies for entire program: $1,200.00 On-campus room and board: Not offered

Program Financials

Graduates from this program had 87% of educational debt; the median debt for program graduates during the July 1, 2011-June 30, 2012 period is: Federal Loans: $9,500.00 Private Educational Loans: $00.00 Institution Financing Plan: $00.00

Program Success

The normal time to complete this program is 45 weeks/3 semesters. 93% of graduates during the July 1, 2011-June 30, 2012 period completed the program in this time frame.

Program Outcomes

The job placement rate for students who completed the program is 83%. This rate was calculated using the accrediting body formula for July 1, 2011-June 30, 2012. The institution’s accrediting body is the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). Click here to download the PDF