DENTAL ASSISTING

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

12 weeks long.
Classes are two days per week and three hours per day (except for Saturday class sessions) for 12 weeks, which includes an externship.

$5,050 total- no hidden fees.
The $5,050 total includes books, scrubs set, materials, resume assistance, lifetime job placement assistance, and on-site externships.

Yes!
ASDA accepts many different types of grants if you qualify to help you get into the field as quickly as possible, and often debt-free!

Yes!
Ask us during your tour about scholarship options!

Yes.
We work with our students to provide custom payment options to best suit their individual situation.

Yes!
We offer convenient evening classes from 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm, morning classes from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, afternoon classes from 2:00 pm- 5:00 pm, and Saturday classes from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm.

None!
ASDA is proud to help our students get into the dental field no matter their prior education.

Yes!
Many students want to get the clinical training they need to join the dental field before they are done with high school and can dual-enroll and take our afternoon, evening, or Saturday classes.

General, Orthodontic, and Pediatric
We offer general dental assisting and all students must start in the general program. ASDA also offers Orthodontic and Pediatric Extension Courses for those who know they want to work with braces or kids!

Over 20 years.
Arizona School of Dental Assisting was established in 2001- which means we have helped thousands of students jumpstart their careers in the dental field. Our program is all about dentistry, and we update the curriculum yearly to ensure our students receive the best education possible.

Yes
Arizona School of Dental Assisting is accredited by the post-secondary board of education.

Yes.
Arizona School of Dental Assisting has a hybrid online program which involves self paced dental assisting theory and small group clinical rotations.

At ASDA our max student to teacher ratio is 12:1 At ASDA we have found that smaller class sizes allow us to focus on every student and their individual learning needs to make sure they are well prepared for the clinical nature of the field!

Yes!
ASDA sees many students continue their education in areas like dental hygiene school, dental school, or pursue front office positions such as insurance coordinators, benefits coordinators, or office management.

Clinical curriculum is updated annually, along with instructors professional development and certifications and our students initiate training with typodonts and advance to live patient clinicals to dispel new chairside jitters.

The Clinical Instructors at ASDA are certified by DANB in all areas of dental to ensure you are receiving the best education possible. Their certifications include Certified Dental Assistants, Certified Orthodontic Assistants, Certified Preventative Function Dental Assistant, Certified Restorative Function Dental Assistant, and Arizona Expanded Function Dental Assistant. By maintaining their certifications from the Dental Assisting National Board, they make sure they are giving their students the best possible training available.

Our curriculum is designed to accommodate the busy or working individual for the optimum work-school life balance. During this career change ASDA can assure you, campus time is dedicated to hands-on learning and lectures with a lighter study load off campus.

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