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2016-17 Dental Assistant Diploma Program Card (pdf)

Dental Assistant

TECHNICAL DIPLOMA

Downtown Milwaukee Campus 

 

This program prepares students to provide a variety of patient care techniques that are performed under the supervision of a dentist during the examination and treatment. Coursework includes academic and clinical competencies, and students will have 144 hours of clinical experience in a dental practice. 

MATC also offers bilingual (Spanish) courses for this technical diploma program.

Career Outlook: Employment opportunities for trained dental assistants are plentiful in private offices, hospitals and clinic settings. As dentists’ workloads increase, they are expected to hire more assistants to perform routine tasks. 

Career Pathway: This program features exploratory courses that count toward a credential. Work continues to develop the program into a fully embedded Career Pathway.

 

Program Code: 30-508-2 

Start Dates: August/January 

This program does not have a waitlist.
Students are admitted through a petition process.
 
Learn more about the petition process 
Learn more about when the petition process windows are open 

A criterion considered in the petition process is verification of student residency. Students selected via the petition process are chosen based on MATC district residency, then Wisconsin nondistrict residency, followed by nonresidents, unless otherwise stated. 
 

Detailed Program Information

Fall 2016 – Spring 2017 Course Requirements (link)
View/Print Program Card (pdf)

Scholarships

Learn about scholarship opportunities here:  http://www.matc.edu/foundation/scholarships.cfm
Learn about Scholarships available for this program here: https://matc.academicworks.com
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