D ental assisting is one of the fastest-growing careers in the United States and is a rewarding career that requires not only technical but interpersonal skills.
There are a couple of ways to pursue a career as a dental assistant; on-the-job training or by attending a dental assisting program at a college or vocational school. Although completing a dental assisting program is not always a state-mandated requirement, if you want to pursue national certification, you must complete a dental assisting program. Dental assistant programs can be completed under a year, usually between 9 and 11 months and award either a certificate or diploma.
Dental assisting programs cover topics, such as:READ MORE >>