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Dental Assisting

Program Details

About this Program

The dental assisting program provides knowledge necessary for the dental assistant to assist in performing dental hygiene, general clinical assisting and support functions, intra-oral clinical procedures, business office procedures and laboratory tasks. The curriculum includes content in general studies; biomedical, dental and clinical sciences; clinical practice; and additional intra-oral clinical functions. Certain biomedical and dental science courses offered in the curriculum will transfer to both dental assisting and dental hygiene majors if you wish to continue your dental education. Graduates are eligible to write the Dental Assisting National Board Certification Exam and the Minnesota State Dental Assisting Licensure Exam.

Classroom Location(s)

  • Northwest Technical College, Bemidji 56601
Northwest Technical College
Northwest Technical College
905 Grant Ave. S.E. Bemidji, MN 56601
Toll-Free: (800) 942-8324
Local: (218) 333-6647
TTY: (218) 333-6691

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