Ensuring College & Career Readiness

Dental Careers I & II

Description: This program will prepare students for an entry-level dental assisting position.  Dental Assistants have one of the most diverse & interesting of all positions in a dental office.  The curriculum will include instruction in chair-side assisting, equipment/instrument identification, tray set-ups, sterilization, disease control, histology, tooth morphology, and dental charting. Simulated in-school laboratories and an internship at an actual dental office are included.

Junior Year: 7315 Principles of Dental Careers 

  7316 Dental Careers Fundamentals 

7317 Advanced Dental Careers 

Senior Year: 2022: 5204 Dental Careers II 

2023: 7318 Dental Careers Capstone 

Dual Credits: Ivy Tech


Career Opportunities

Dentist, Dental Hygienist and Orthodontist

Instructor –

Amy Kuhman – akuhman@nafcs.org