Texas School of Business
Dental Assistant Diploma
The Dental Assistant Diploma program at Texas School of Business can help you gain the specialized skills and abilities needed to help dentists provide their patients with optimum oral care.
Throughout your studies, you can learn the proper procedures for chairside dental assisting, become familiar with dental instruments and equipment, develop the ability to identify different types of teeth, and find out how to treat oral infections and other dental emergencies. You can also equip yourself with skills related to office management like taking inventory, managing dental records, scheduling appointments, and communicating effectively with dentists and patients. Additional skills covered in the Dental Assistant Diploma curriculum include:
- Infection control processes
- Treatment planning
- Dental radiology (including safety protocols
- Preventive dentistry
- Techniques for taking dental impressions
Benefits of Attending Texas School of Business
- Flexible Class Schedule—Allows you to meet your lifestyle needs while completing your post-secondary studies.
- Hands-on Training—Enhance your classroom learning by completing an externship in a real-life dental office.
- Interactive, Media-Based Learning—Some campuses offer a blend of classroom instruction and interactive, media-based learning through the Kaplan Integrated Technology (KIT) platform. With a variety of activities, videos, and simulations to choose from, you can use online resources to reinforce what you learn in class.
After You Graduate
As a successful graduate of the Dental Assistant Diploma program at Texas School of Business, you could go on to sit for the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) exam offered by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB). And, you could be ready to pursue work in a variety of settings such as:
- Dental insurance agencies
- Dental offices/clinics
- Group practices
- Oral surgery practices
Let Texas School of Business help you carry out your goal of becoming a Dental Assistant. Fill out the quick information request form to learn more about the Dental Assistant Diploma program today!
Texas School of Business's Dental Assistant Diploma program is offered in:
- Friendswood, Texas
- Houston North Campus, Texas