Wednesday – August 31, 2016
Downtown Milwaukee Campus
Gain the knowledge and skills needed to fabricate dental restorations including metal and ceramic crowns and bridges, and complete dentures. The curriculum also includes dental terminology, dental anatomy, occlusion, and computer-aided design (CAD) processes. Students will acquire laboratory skills through hands-on experience in MATC’s well-equipped dental laboratory.
Career Outlook: An increasing demand for aesthetic dentistry and the aging population are creating a growing demand for dental technicians. Employment opportunities exist in commercial dental laboratories, and laboratories in dental offices and clinics.
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: 30-507-1
Start Date: August
This program does not have a waitlist.
Students are admitted through a petition process.
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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.