A Dental Assisting diploma from Southeast Tech can fast-track you into a career as a dental assistant. Working under the direction of dentists and dental hygienists, dental assistants provide direct patient care, assist in dental procedures, perform dental radiography and provide patient education. They also perform office duties such as record keeping and appointment scheduling.
With more than 140 dentists in the Sioux Falls region, dental assistants are in high demand. Trained and qualified dental assistants are critical to a dental office’s ability to provide top-level, quality care. Employers want Southeast Tech graduates!
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Southeast Tech's Dental Assisting diploma program is anticipated to begin in Fall 2020. Students wishing to pursue this career path and want to start Fall 2019 should consider the Dental Assisting Apprenticeship cohort. View the advantages and application process for each offering.
Learn more about Southeast Tech’s Dental Assisting Apprenticeship program.