ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Becoming a dental assistant is a commitment to helping people thrive, and here at UEI, we take that commitment very seriously. We know how important every moment on the job is, so the skills you’ll learn in the Dental Assistant program will be the ones you need every day.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
This program will give you everything you need to enter the medical field as a dental assistant. Some of the topics we focus on in our Dental Assistant program are:
- Chairside Assisting
- Dental Material
- Preventative Dentistry
HOW LONG IS THE PROGRAM?
Our Dental Assistant program is designed to be nine months long. You can go from barely starting classes to applying for dental assistant positions in less than a year!
HOW IS THE PROGRAM STRUCTURED?
Going into the dental field, it is so vital that you not only know about things, but know how and when to do them. You’re going to learn both sides of patient care, from working with procedures themselves, to educating and helping patients. With our externship program, you get to experience the things you’ll experience in your career while still in the classroom.
With a focus on hands-on training, combined with theoretical knowledge, you’ll be ready to enter the job market the day you graduate.
WHAT CAN YOU DO WITH THIS DIPLOMA?
This program opens the door to work in a variety of career settings, here are just a few of the options you have:
- Dental Offices
- Dental Supply Manufacturers
- Hospital Dental Departments
- Insurance Companies
WHAT’S THE NEXT STEP?
Contact us today if you have any more questions or you’re ready to enroll. We’re happy to do whatever we can to find you the right program and get you on the path to a great career. Fill out the form above and a representative will contact you or, to connect with us even faster, pick up the phone and call us today at 877-463-4472.
For more information on graduation rates and career placement, see our GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURES.