Administrative Dental Assistant Certificate

Help create beautiful smiles and a brighter future!

As an administrative dental assistant, you will work in a pleasant, professional health care environment.

This is your opportunity to help dentists care for their patients and expedite their workflow, while advancing on a stable, lucrative career path for yourself.

As an integral member of the oral health care team, you can contribute organizational and interpersonal skills that are vital in helping patients obtain and maintain healthy teeth and gums. Working as part of a caring, competent unit, you can play a key role in helping dentists, dental assistants and dental hygienists prevent pain, tooth loss and other serious issues for their patients. 

As an administrative dental assistant, you will work in a pleasant, professional health care environment. You can be the friendly face who greets patients and aids in scheduling, billing and coding, referring time-sensitive emergencies, and other essential tasks. By combining fundamental business and customer service skills with basic clinical knowledge, you can excel in this high-demand career.   

Thanks to a partnership with Verber Dental Group, your targeted training will include some of the most practical, relevant and up-to-date training available in the midstate. 

By successfully completing 18 credits over three terms, you can earn a certificate as an administrative dental assistant in as little as nine months.

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Biomedical Sciences in Dentistry
Introduction to Human Communication
Introduction to Business
Dental Clinical and Behavioral Science
Dental Billing and Coding and Treatment Coordination

Careers in this field include

  • Administrative dental assistant
  • Dental office receptionist
  • Office manager

People who thrive in this field

  • Outgoing 
  • Detail-oriented
  • Well-organized
  • A team player 
  • Patient
  • Even-tempered
  • Empathetic 

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