The mission of the Dental Assistant Program is to provide specialized classroom instruction and practical experience in preparation for employment in a dental office.
Commission of Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association
Approved by the Tennessee Dental Board of Examiners
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
In addition to regular admission requirements, applicant must:
Take the Compass Test
Furnish the school with two (2) work references or character references. (Relatives are not considered acceptable references.)
Submit the following required documents within the designated time frame:
High school and /or college transcript
Two letters of reference
Evidence of a recent physical examination by a licensed physician or nurse practitioner
Resume of work history
550 Alabama Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Assist dentist, set up equipment, prepare patient for treatment, and keep records.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 5,450
Current job openings per year: 820