Dental Assistant Program
Oceanside Campus


10 Months
Approximate Length§

Course Modules

Includes Externship

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About This Program

Few things leave a more lasting impression that a person’s smile. Take your first step toward a career helping people achieve better oral health (and better first impressions) by enrolling in the Oceanside Dental Assistant program at UEI College. The dental program is a mix of online lectures and in the lab campus training. In as few as 10 months, you will acquire the knowledge, skills and experience needed to earn an entry-level dental position where you may work with patients, dentists, hygienists and other professionals to provide optimal patient outcomes in the clinic. Our instructors boast years of experience in the field, and career placement is available for all graduates!*

Course List


Course Title

DA 110

Dental Science/Medical Emergencies

DA 120

Chairside Assisting

DA 130


DA 140

Dental Material

DA 150

Preventative Dentistry

DA 160

Dental Specialties

DA 170

Prosthodontics/Administrative Assistant

DA 190


Career Outcomes

As a graduate of the program, you may qualify for the following positions:

  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Certified Registered Dental Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
  • Oral Surgery Assistant
  • Orthodontic Assistant
  • Orthodontic Technician
  • Registered Dental Assistant
  • Surgical Dental Assistant

Oceanside Campus Details


UEI College - Oceanside


2027 Mission Ave. Oceanside, CA 92058


(760) 670-4842

Campus Hours:

Monday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


UEI College-Oceanside is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET)

Year Opened:


Classes Starting:

May 28th, 2024

Nearby Campuses:

Chula Vista

UEI College Oceanside Dental Assistant Faculty

Learn from knowledgeable instructors who have experience working in the field.

Elfried Mikuljan
Mesa Community College: Billing and Coding Electronic Health Records
Certs: RDA, Coronal Polish, Pit & Fissure Sealant, CPR, Radiology
Professional experience: 8 years

Douglas Pierson
Kaplan College Vista: Dental Assisting
Certs: RDA, Coronal Polish, Dental Equipment Repair Technician
Professional experience: 11 years

Prisma Quintero
UEI College: Dental Assisting
Certs: RDA, CPR
Professional experience: 8 years

Tracy Garcia
UEI College: Dental Assisting
Certs: RDA, CPR
Processional experience: 12 years

Cheryl Bates
Certs: RDA, CPR
Processional experience: 22 years

Information deemed reliable. See our Course Catalog for complete information.