Dental Assisting - Application Information

Dental Assisting

Dental Assisting Program Updated

Changes to 2021:

  • The interview component of the 2021-2022 Dental Assisting application has been removed.
  • Positions in the Fall 2021 program will be determined solely on the points outlined on the application point sheet.
  • Dental clinic observations will not be required for 2021.

Application Information

Enrollment in this program is limited to 30 students per year.

  • Applicants must be Oregon residents or have F1 status.
  • Applicants must have a high school diploma or a GED by the start of Fall Term 2021.
  • By the start of the program, students must provide documentation of a physical examination, specific immunizations, background check & drug screen. Details will be given during the program orientation.
  • Program expenses including tuition plus differential pricing are approximately $8,000. Required student uniform, student issue, lab fees, and National Exam fees can total an additional $4690, for this nine-month program. For information about financial assistance, visit the Financial Aid Office.
Application Opens Application Closes Notification Date Application Highlights
March 15, 2021 Open until Filled

Initial notification:
May 20, 2021

In an effort to minimize contact during COVID 19 and protect all involved, the interview component of the 2021-2022 Dental Assisting application has been removed. Positions in the Fall 2021 program will be determined solely on the points outlined on the application point sheet.

Mandatory Orientation:

June 3, 2021
2-4:30 PM