Denver, CO 80212
• Flexible Schedules
• Placement Services
• Financial Aid (for qualifying students)
Our Denver Dental Assistant program is called Dental Assisting and Dental Radiology. Dental Assistants help people in need and are extremely valuable members of the dental community.
This Denver dental assistant school emphasizes training in digital radiology to ensure that graduates enjoy skills that are applicable in real world dental offices.
Denver Dental Assistant School
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What Dental Assistant skills will I learn?
- X-Ray Procedures
- Patient Prep
- Dental Records
- Instrument Sterilization
- Post-Op Instructions
- Laboratory Duties
- Office Admin
The Heritage College Dental Assisting and Dental Radiology program curriculum will focus your studies on exactly the information you need. More importantly, your dedicated Dental Assistant instructor will make certain that you truly understand the materials so that you can pursue your career with perfect confidence in your skills.
Students in this Denver dental assistant school are placed in internships by the campus placement office during their training. Graduates are eligible to sit for dental assistant exams. The Heritage College placement office works with grads to find their first jobs, and remains available as a resource to grads throughout their Dental Assisting careers.
Can you do this?
Yes. You can. And you won't be doing it alone. Unlike most colleges, we are dedicated to helping every single student succeed. If even one student fails, we feel that WE have failed. We are sincerely, 100% on your side. As long as you don't give up, we won't give up on you. Get info now.
Where do Dental Assistants work?
- Dentist's Offices.
Can you afford this?
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
A Heritage Financial Aid Advisor will be happy to help you explore your options.
Here's what recent graduates are saying about their experiences at Heritage.
Tammy F., Heritage Graduate — "It was a journey that was incredible! I totally enjoyed it. It was a great experience for me." After Graduation: Started her own business - Face It Place Spa on Location. watch video.
Diane C., Heritage Graduate — "I had a good time. I met a lot of good people. I learned a lot. Had a wonderful time. The instructors are really good." After Graduation: Medical Assistant with Anchor Health Centers Urgent Care. watch video.
Diana F., Heritage Graduate — "I come from another country, where I was working on physical therapy, and I needed to develop the skills I had in my country. It was a wonderful experience, actually. I had a problem with my language, especially in the tests, and they were always there for me." After Graduation: Massage Therapist at Pain and Rehab. watch video.
Stephanie T., Heritage Graduate — "I am a single mom with three children. That motivated me to come to school, and now I'm finally…DONE! You know what, I had a fantastic experience." After Graduation: Medical Assistant with Urgent & Convenient Care Center, Gulf Coast Health Care. watch video.
Heritage College, Denver, CO
Dental Assisting and Dental Radiology – Diploma
Disclosures prepared October 22, 2012. For information about this career choice you may visit the O*Net website to view the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) for occupational codes provided by the U.S. Department of Labor. You may also visit The National Center for Education Statistics website (NCES) to view the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).
- Dental Assistants – O*Net Code: 31-9091.00 (view)
- Dental Assisting/Assistant – CIP Code: 51.0601 (view)
How much will this program cost me?
- Tuition: $11,384
- Books, Equipment, Supplies: $416
- On-campus room & board: Not offered
What are my financing options to pay for the program?
In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, many graduates used loans to finance their education. The median debt for program graduates from July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2012:
- Federal Loans: $5,474
- Private Education Loans: $0.00
- Institutional Financing Plan: $0.00
How long will it take me to complete this program?
On-Time Completion Rate is a rate of all the students who completed this program between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who completed the program in the normal amount of time. This rate indicates that some students may have transferred into the program, took a leave of absence during the program, changed sessions, or otherwise repeated a course.
- The program is designed to take 12 months to complete.
- 97% of graduates from this program finished within the normal time.
What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?
Job Placement Rate is a rate of all the graduates between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who entered employment related to this field. This number is determined using the formula required by the school's accrediting agency.
- The job placement rate for students who complete the program is 83%.