Dental Assistant with Expanded Functions
Train to work in one of the fastest-growing healthcare professions in the U.S. - Dental Assisting! According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the Dental Assisting field is expected to grow 36% between 2008 and 2018, adding over 100,000 new jobs.*
In as little as 11 months, you can learn to:
- Prepare patients for treatment
- Provide chairside assistance to dentists during procedures
- Perform laboratory tasks
- Assist in office management
As you earn your Dental Assistant diploma, you will also participate in a dental office externship to prepare you to play an essential role in dental healthcare. Additionally, we offer career placement services for graduates.
Learn how to start your career as a Dental Assistant. Contact UMA for information on program details, class scheduling, financial aid for those who qualify and more.