This program only accepts high school seniors. Juniors are encouraged to enroll in Introduction to Health Careers.
Dental Assisting is an exciting and rewarding career. Working as a dental assistant never gets old as there is always something new to learn and always another technology to master. ROC’s Dental Assistant program delivers career focused instruction. You will learn how to perform duties such as patient care, radiography instrument sterilization, tray setups, equipment maintenance, charting, and dental reception duties. Students are prepared for an entry level position as a dental assistant at the completion of this program.
Dental ASSISTANT STUDENTS LEARN:
PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION OPPORTUNITIES
Certifications offered to students completing the Dental Assistant program include:
ENROLLMENT PRE-REQUISITESHIGH SCHOOL CREDIT AVAILABLE
Students earn 15 elective units each semester toward their high school graduation.
College prep course. Meets area “G” approval for UC admission.