Dental Assistant-20 Weeks

Dental Assistant application packet

Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm at Wallace Community College.

Dental assistants work alongside dentists and dental hygienists in a dental office, where they perform a variety of job duties. The primary role of a dental assistant is assisting the dentist during procedures by providing tools and materials. Some of the duties of a dental assistant include preparing patients for dental procedures, ensuring the sterility of the dental environment, working with suppliers, helping patients schedule appointments, and teaching patients about proper oral health.

Cost: $2,050, includes tuition and books.

Prerequisites include:

  • Prospective students must go through an application/interview process.
  • State issued photo ID
  • Completed  Dental Assistant application packet  Applications will be available during the month of February.  We will not be accepting applications in August of this year.
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2×2 Passport Sized Color Photo
  • Hepatitis B Titer (Blood Test) Results
  • WorkKeys Scores of 5 for Workplace Documents and 4 for Graphic Literacy

This course is approved for WIOA funding, MyCAA, and Sallie Mae Loans.

Location:  Gary Hall, Dothan Campus
334-556-2414
sblackmon@wallace.edu

Office Hours
Mon – Thur: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Fri: 7:30am – 2:00pm

Location:  Gary Hall, Dothan Campus
334-556-2219
kforehand@wallace.edu

Office Hours
Mon – Thur: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Fri: 7:30am – 2:00pm