The Dental Assisting Program at MCC is comprised of lecture, lab, and clinical components. Students will satisfy clinical and lab requirements in the Dental Hygiene Clinic and in private dental offices in their respective communities.
Students must show appropriate abilities on the assessment test by either placing into ENG 101 and TRM 091 or by passing PCS 021, TRE 089 and TRM 090. Students must maintain a valid American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR certification throughout the program. Students must complete the Program Immunization and Health Declaration by the third week of the semester for any lab classes. Students must also provide health insurance information by the third week of the semester for any lab classes.