Career Field: Health
Pathway: Allied Health: Dental Assisting
Description: Students in the Dental Assisting program are instructed in chair-side assisting, dental radiography, dental laboratory skills, anatomy, administrative duties and dental terminology. Students meeting the requirements have the opportunity to earn Ohio Dental Assistant certification, Radiology Certification, and college credits. Students can earn up to eight college credits if they maintain a 2.0 GPA in their academic classes, a 2.5 GPA in the Dental Program, and an attendance rate of 98%. There are many career opportunities in the dental field, including hygienist, chair side dental assistant, dental receptionist, dental office assistant and dental radiographer.
Industry Certification: Dental Radiology