Dental Assisting

Program Length

900 hours, 45 weeks


Monday through Thursday, 4:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Program Dates

Start Date: August 12, 2020
End Date: June 24, 2021

Program Campus Location

Scarlet Oaks Career Campus
303 Scarlet Oaks Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45241
(Formerly 3254 East Kemper Road)

Tuition Information

Direct Cost:  The cost of the program

Tuition: $7,695
Books/Tools/Supplies: $1,587
Total*: $9,282 (Subject to change)

Please note:  Books, tools and supplies are a requirement of each program and are a mandatory cost of the program.

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Other Costs

Indirect Costs:  These are not costs to attend Great Oaks, but an estimate of living expenses you may have while attending school. They are shown for federal financial Aid purposes, and include child care, housing, transportations, etc.

Dependent Student: $8,069

Independent Student: $14,052

Related Information

Accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education

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Gain Skills in Dental Assisting

Be part of a team of health professionals.  If you’re organized, friendly, and enjoy science, you can earn the certification to begin this rewarding career.  You’ll learn using equipment found in dental practices and labs.

Great Oaks Adult Education Dental Assisting

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Join a fast growing profession! Learn to assist at chairside during operative and specialty procedures, understand x-ray processes, fabricate basic types of impression materials, and identify and use basic types of dental and lab equipment. Review office receptionist duties. Learn CPR, first aid, oral hygiene, and preventive dentistry techniques. Students prepare to take exams for radiographer, CODA, and DANB.

Learn more about one of many career options in this field!

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College Credit Options:

Enrollment Requirements:

  • Attend an information session.
  • High school diploma or HSE (High School Equivalency) HSE Hotline 513-612-5806
  • Achieve a WorkKeys® assessment level of (4) or higher in all three sections: Applied Math, Workplace Documents and Graphic Literacy.
  • BCI and FBI checks are required prior to enrollment in this program.
  • At least age 18 by completion of program.

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Gainful Employment Disclosure

Great Oaks Career Campuses has early implemented the Rescission of the Gainful Employment Rule, based on Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #122 – Early Implementation of the Rescission of the Gainful Employment Rule.