AACC can help you prepare for a fulfilling career as an entry-level dental assistant. We offer classes at various times to suit your busy schedule. Our program includes:
The Dental Assisting and Radiology program is offered as a package of three courses, providing you with the skills to get and keep a job as a dental assistant. Registration in all classes is required.
OPA-347 Dental Assisting and Radiology: Lab
OPA-348 Dental Assisting and Radiology: Lecture
OPA-349 Career Development for Dental Assistants
The total program cost for Anne Arundel County residents is $2,419, which includes instruction, lab supplies and the DANB test fee.
AACC is offering students in select programs the opportunity to enroll without the financial burden of paying for college. Eligible students can now attend AACC with all tuition and fees paid through scholarships.
The Dental Assisting program is fully supported by the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) I and II Funds of the U.S. Department of Education. It is part of a financial assistance award totaling $364,000 for direct student aid for the fall 2021 term.
Students must have the DANB Radiology and Safety Certification to enroll in the advanced dental assisting classes.
OPA-326 Expanded Functions: General Chairside