Dental Assisting Course Sequence
See the classes you should take each term to complete the Dental Assisting certificate.
Dental Assisting Certificate Course Sequence
This program has special admission requirements and enrollment limits. The first step to entering this program is to take part in an assessment process, which includes taking the college’s free placement test and meeting with Chemeketa’s Advising and First Year Programs staff. You may need to complete program entry requirements. Then your advisor will help you develop an individualized program of study.
Be sure to review the catalog for important information about program outcomes and other details not found in this listing.
See course descriptions for more information about your classes.
|BI060||Basic Science for Dental Assistants||3|
|COMM111||Fundamentals of Public Speaking||4|
|FYE105||Creating College Success||2|
|RD115||Academic Thinking and Reading (or higher)||3|
|SSP112||Effective Learning (If placement test score below RD120)||3|
Dental Assisting Certificate
|1||DEN151||Introductory Concepts in Dental Assisting||3|
|1||DEN153||Dental Materials 1||3|
|1||DEN165||Dental Office Emergency Management||2|
|1||MTH060||Introductory Algebra+ (or higher)||4|
|2||DEN161||Dental Assisting Practicum 1||3|
|2||DEN162||Intermediate Clinical Skills||2|
|2||DEN163||Dental Materials 2||3|
|2||DEN164||Dental Radiology 1||3|
|2||DEN170||Dental Office Management||2|
|2||PSY101||Psychology of Human Relations+ (or higher)||4|
|3||DEN171||Dental Assisting Practicum 2||9|
|3||DEN174||Dental Radiology 2||2|
|3||WR121||Academic Composition (or higher)||4|