Dental Assisting Program Costs

The following information is based on current tuition rates; tuition and student fees are set by the NC Legislature and are subject to change.
Note: All Fees & Books amounts are estimates.

 Tuition and Fees In-State Costs Out-of-State Costs

 Financial Aid & scholarships



Financial aid is available to students who qualify.


To find out if you qualify, start by completing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
For step-by-step help with completing your financial aid application, go to MCC's Financial Aid page.


The Montgomery Community College Foundation has these program-specific scholarships available for students in allied health programs:


Drs. Joseph Reese Blair and Claudia B. Blair Endowed Scholarship

First Health of the Carolinas Endowed Scholarships

Highsmith Allied Health Scholarship (An NCCF Endowment)

Hilda Lee Endowed Scholarship

Stanly Regional Medical Center Endowed Scholarship


The Montgomery Community College Foundation has scholarships available to students who may not qualify for other types of financial aid. To see all the scholarships available through the MCC Foundation, follow this link. The first step is to complete a FAFSA.





FALL Semester    
     Tuition 1216.00 4288.00
     Fees & Books 1303.60 1303.60
     Total 2519.60 5591.60
SPRING Semester
     Tuition 1216.00 4288.00
     Fees & Books 687.60 687.60
     Total 1903.60 4975.60
SUMMER Semester
     Tuition 760.00 2680.00
     Fees & Books 147.60 147.60
     Total 907.60 2827.60
 Graduation Fee 40.00 40.00
Total tuition, fees & books $5,370.80 $13,434.80

Textbooks may be purchased through MCC’s virtual bookstore. To access the bookstore, go to and click on the bookstore link on our homepage. General school supplies and some specialty items may be purchased in our General Store located in the library in Capel Hall.