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Degrees Offered

Required courses and specifics about degrees offered in this program

This program is available on-campus at NTC.

Terri Bannor
(218) 333-6658

Julie Dokken
(218) 333-6657

Dental Assisting (Diploma)

College Readiness Courses: A learner may be required to enroll in college readiness courses in reading, writing and math. A learner's scores on the Accuplacer assessment will determine enrollment in college readiness courses. The purpose of college readiness courses is to prepare learners for the demands of a college-level curriculum. Credits may vary.

Degree Requirements

Course # Course Name Credit
Total Credits: 45
Required Courses
BIOL 1131 Nutrition 2
COMM 1102 Applied Communications 3
HPER 1410 First Aid / CPR 1
DENT 1100 Biomaterials 3
DENT 1112 Dental Anatomy 2
DENT 1114 Dental Radiology 4
DENT 1120 Dental Pharmacology 2
DENT 1122 Dental Ethics & Jurisprudence 1
DENT 1130 Dental Prac Management 1
DNAS 1106 Biodental Science 3
DNAS 1112 Clinical Assisting I 4
DNAS 1126 Clinical Assisting II 4
DNAS 1132 Credentialing Exam Preparation 1
DNAS 1134 Clinical Affiliation 7
DNAS 1136 Advanced Functions 7
Gainful Employment Information

Technology Requirements

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