A world full of smilesDental hygienists and assistants work with dentists and dental laboratory technicians. You will belong to an oral health care team that performs quality preventive, restorative and surgical dental procedures. Hygienists and assistants are educated and credentialed under standards set by state and federal regulations. You will help maintain a safe and effective practice in a dental office.
Dental Hygiene is an associate of science degree program with two components; one is Dental Hygiene Bridge (Dental Assisting to Dental Hygiene) and the other is the Traditional Program. The program takes from one to two years to complete.
There are many career opportunities for dental hygienists and assistants, including private dental practice, public health, and teaching.
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- Head over to Dental Hygiene, A.S. to apply today.
Dental Assisting is a 10-month certificate level program accredited by the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation. As a program graduate you will be eligible to sit for the National Certification Examination sponsored by the Dental Assisting National Board.
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