How long is dental assistant school?

Answer There are no formal education requirements to become a dental assistant. However, many dental assistants have completed dental assisting programs, which are available at some junior colleges and vo... Read More »

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How long is dental assistant schooling?

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, an accredited dental assisting program takes a year to complete. If you want more than a diploma, community colleges offer an associate's degree in a... Read More »

How long is dental assistant training?

Most dental assistant training programs take 9 to 11 months and graduates usually receive a certificate. Programs are available at community colleges, vocational schools, universities, dental scho... Read More »

Do I need a school degree to work as a dental assistant?

You're lucky. And depending on what you're doing without the proper degree (it's a college course), your dental office could be sued severely if you screw something up because you don't have the pr... Read More »

How Long Do You Have to Stay in College to Be a Dental Assistant?

Students need to stay in college for one to two years since dental assistant training can be obtained either through a one-year certificate program or a two-year associate's degree. Programs are of... Read More »