FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1) WHAT MAKES DENTAL ASSISTING A GOOD CAREER CHOICE?
There are many benefits to choosing a career in dental assisting:
Job security. Dental care is a growing field and dental assistants are in high demand.
Financial incentives. Benefits include great pay, medical benefits, retirement plans, paid vacation/sick days and paid holidays.
Freedom. No more hourly jobs or working nights and weekends. You now have the freedom to do what you want to do.
2) HOW LONG IS THE PROGRAM?
Our education and training program lasts 12 weeks.
3) HOW DOES THE ARIZONA SCHOOL OF DENTAL ASSISTING COMPARE TO OTHER DENTAL ASSISTING SCHOOLS?
Our program focuses mainly on hands-on learning, the ciriculum is overseen by a board certified dentist. We have found that learning by example is not only more effective, but also faster than learning by textbook. Other programs may last up to 9 months, but you can actually gain a better education with our program after only 12 weeks.
4) HOW DO I APPLY?
Just call us at 602.678.7061 and we will send an application directly to you or click here to download a copy.
5) IS THERE AN APPLICATION FEE?
We do require a $50 application processing fee, which should be enclosed with your application.
6) WHEN DO CLASSES START?
Classes begin every month. Please call for class times and schedules.
7) ARE FLEXIBLE CLASS SCHEDULES AVAILABLE?
We offer Monday/Wednesday and Tuesday/Thursday evening classes. Weekday classes in the morning from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM or in the evening from 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
8) WHAT IS THE PRICE OF TUITION?
Tuition at the Arizona School of Dental Assisting amounts to $4,800. This amount does include the $50 application fee. It does include all books, supplies and X-ray class, which are provided by the School. Military funding options available.