Allied Health/Dental Assisting Track - AAS

The Associate of Applied Science-Allied Health Concentration is a career path for persons who have completed the following certificate programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technology and Vocational Nursing. The 60 plus credit hour degrees for these programs are designed for health science professionals in these areas to meet continuing education goals and to attain possible promotion from entry-level to advanced level clinical posts.

YEAR 1

Semester 1
HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions Prerequisite 2
DNTA 1245 Preventive Dentistry 2
DNTA 1411 Dental Science 4
DNTA 1401 Dental Materials 4
DNTA 1415 Chairside Assisting 4
DNTA 1205 Dental Radiology 2
16
Semester 2
DNTA 1447 Advanced Dental Science 4
DNTA 1351 Dental Office Management 3
DNTA 1453 Dental Assisting Applications 4
DNTA 1349 Dental Radiology in the Clinic 3
DNTA 1167 Practicum - Dental Assistant 1
15
Semester 3
DNTA 2130 Seminar for the Dental Assistant 1
DNTA 1102 Communication and Behavior in the Dental Office 1
DNTA 2267 Practicum - Dental Assistant 2
4

YEAR 2

Semester 1
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
Elective 0 Math/Natural Science General Education Elective 4
Elective 0 Humanities/Fine Arts General Education Elective 3
Elective 0 Social/Behavioral Science General Education Elective 3
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
16
Semester 2
Elective 0 Directed Elective 3
Elective 0 Directed Elective 3
Elective 0 Directed Elective 3
6
Semester 3

YEAR 3

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3