Dental Assisting

Learn and practice chair-side assisting through classroom instruction and hands-on practice in our equipped Dental Assisting Lab. Gain experience and employer connections through 100 hours of externship at various dental offices outside of class hours. 

Instruction includes protocols compliant with CDC and ADA guidelines for COVID-19 safety. Obtain radiography certification upon successful completion of classroom, clinical and successful skills demonstration. Prepare for AMT Registered Dental Assistant certification. 

Why Choose MACC?
• Nine months to a great career!
• Interactive lab
• Hands-on instruction and practice
• Employer connected program
• Evening program – allows students who work days to go to school
• Obtain Radiography certification during the program (enables students to work while completing program)
• 2021 AMT pass rate 83% (national avg. 79%)
• Fees include books, supplies, uniforms and certifications!

Where Can I Work?
• Dental offices
• Dental clinics
• Dental labs
• Orthodontist offices
• Endodontics
• Oral surgery
• Pediatric dentistry
• Dental supplies & manufacturing companies
• Hospitals
• Insurance companies

WATCH: Our virtual open house of the Dental Assisting Program

Additional Enrollment Requirements

  • Complete/Sign Risk Advisory Form
  • Complete/sign Program Enrollment Questionnaire
  • Complete background Screening and obtain 1st of three mandatory Hepatitis B vaccinations prior to the first day of class
  • Hepatitis B titer & vaccine if titer shows need
  • Employment options are limited for persons with felonies or other recent criminal charges. Students with felonies or recent criminal charges must contact the Ohio Dental Board regarding potential barriers to radiography and AMT  certification.


September 19, 2023 - July 18, 2024

Class Days: M, Tu, W
Class Hours: 4:00 - 8:30 p.m.

Externship: November 13, 2023 - July 18, 2024
(125 hours - days/hours vary)

Fees (600-hour program)

 Tuition $5,400
 *Fees $1,280
 Program Total $6,680
*Fees include:  uniforms, assessments, books, lab fees, typodont, Radiographer's Certification, AMT certification exam, and career advising services.

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