Dental Careers

Dental Careers

*Students are required to wear uniforms.
Student must purchase leather, all white sneakers that cover the entire foot.*

Course Title: DENTAL CAREERS I
Course Instructor: Ms. Holmes
Number of Credits: 3 per semester
Semesters Offered: 2 semesters
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 12th
Dual Credit: 6 credits
  • One of the fastest-growing occupations in the nation through the year 2020.
  • Receive hands-on training to help you develop the skills to succeed on the job as a dental assistant
  • Perform duties such as instrument sterilization, tray setups, four-handed dentistry, equipment maintenance, impressions, model trimming, charting, and dental reception duties
  • Required to wear uniforms and white leather tennis shoes
  • Required to provide a TB and Hepatitis B health certificate
Dual Credit Information for 2019-2020
Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
DENT 115 Preclinical Practice I 4 Credits  Ivy Tech Community College
DENT 124 Preventative Dentistry/Diet and Nutrition 2 Credits  Ivy Tech Community College