Academics

Dental Assisting

In just two semesters, you can earn a certificate as a Dental Assistant and become an important part of the team in a dentist’s office, public health agency or other dental industry setting.

You will assist the dentist chair-side, expose and develop X-rays, maintain infection control, carry out lab procedures and assume some administrative duties.

At MCC you have the option of attending full- or part-time as you pursue your certificate – depending on your work and family obligations. The program is offered at the Legacy Foundation Allied Health Sciences Building, a state-of-the-art clinical lab and classroom facility on MCC’s Bullhead City campus. Click here and we’ll send you more information about the program.

Dental assistant may be your lifetime career, or this introduction to the field of dental health services may entice you to go on to become a dental hygienist or a dentist. Regardless of your path, you will be helping people of all ages maintain their overall health through good dental care.

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