Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain, Other
Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
The dental assisting program provides educational opportunities for students to perform at a high level as a dental assistant to meet the needs of the dentist, patients and their community in the maintenance of dental health and prevention of dental disease.
The Dental Assisting program is one of two programs accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and is recognized by the State Board of Dental Examiners. The Dental Assisting program is a 9-month program that begins every August for students accepted into the program. It follows the regular school calendar with graduation in May.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Didactic, Lab and Clinical
3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas
5010 - Central
Name of Credential
Technical Certificate In Dental Assisting
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Federal, State, Institutional, Private
Grants, scholarships, waivers, loans and workstudy are available for this program.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - American Dental Association (ADA) Commission on Dental Accreditation
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$8,862.00 $138 Per credit hour (43 credit hours), $56 per credit hour General Fees. $13 per credit hour Dental Fee for 40 Dental credit hours.
$10,625.00 $179 Per credit hour (43 credit hours), $56 per credit hour General Fees. $13 per credit hour Dental Fee for 40 Dental credit hours.
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
$430.00 Cost of uniforms, lab supplies, Flu immunization and TB testing
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost