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Dental Assisting

Dental Assisting Program

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About the Program

The Dental Assisting program at TMCC is a ten-month program, with entry only in the fall semester, and offers both a Certificate of Achievement and Associate degree in Applied Science. The program is also available on a part-time basis, with students completing the program in two years.

In addition to academic classes, TMCC has a fully-equipped dental clinic, which allows students to gain extensive practical experience. The TMCC Dental Assisting program provides instruction in all facets of:

  • infection control
  • chairside procedures
  • practice management
  • radiography and
  • clinical science

Upon completion of the program, students will be qualified to take the Dental Assisting National Board exam to become a Certified Dental Assistant.

See Also: Gainful Employment Data for Certificate

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Calendar of Events

CPR with AED and First Aid

Saturday, July 26
RDMT 404, Dandini Campus

ACCUPLACER Testing

Saturday, July 26
RDMT 115, Dandini Campus


Dental Assisting

Truckee Meadows Community College
7000 Dandini Boulevard, RDMT 417
Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

Telephone: 775-673-7115 or Fax: 775-673-7034

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