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Dental Assisting Program Requirements

Diploma: Day Program

Fall Semester Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
BIO 106 Intro to Anat/Phys/Microbiology   2 2 0 3
DEN 100 Basic Orofacial Anatomy   2 0 0 2
DEN 101 Preclinical Procedures   4 6 0 7
DEN 102 Dental Materials   3 4 0 5
DEN 111 Infection/Hazard Control   2 0 0 2
Total 13 12 0 19

 

Spring Semester Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy   1 2 0 2
DEN 103 Dental Sciences   2 0 0 2
DEN 104 Dental Health Education   2 2 0 3
DEN 106 Clinical Practicum I P/C 1 0 12 5
DEN 112 Dental Radiology   2 3 0 3
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry P/C 3 0 0 3
Total 11 7 12 18

 

Summer Session Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
DEN 105 Practice Management   2 0 0 2
DEN 107 Clinical Practicum II P/C 1 0 12 5
PSY 150 General Psychology   3 0 0 3
Total 6 0 12 10

Special Note: P/C indicates prerequisite or corequisite course required; see Course Descriptions for specific course information.

Total Semester Hours Required for Dental Assisting Diploma: 47

Dental Assisting Department | (910) 576-6222

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Lori McAllister

Program Head, Dental Assisting

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success story

“I was able to see more patients and deliver more efficient care after hiring dental assistant IIs from MCC.”

~ Mark Lassiter, D.D.S.

Joined by: Ryan Ragsdale, MCC Class of 2006
Crystal Heyer, MCC Class of 2008
Charlsie Tyson, MCC Class of 2011
Tara Randall, MCC Class of 2012
and Summer Shelton, D.D.S.

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