• Dental Assisting

    Associate in Applied Science Degree , Certification Program

    Available at: West Campus
    Del Mar College uses the Texas Common Application.
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    Program Overview

    This program trains the student in all phases of dental assisting. It was established under the guidelines of the Council on Dental Education of the American Dental Association in cooperation with the Nueces Valley District Dental Society.

    The program in dental assisting is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association.

    Dental assisting is both challenging and rewarding. Dental assistants are in growing demand. The working environment is a pleasant people oriented atmosphere providing personal interaction and personal satisfaction of knowing that you really helped someone by providing a valuable health service.

    Dental assisting provides: prestige, variety, creativity, flexibility, security, challenges, and respect.