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San Joaquin Valley College

SJVC’s Dental Assisting program trains you in all aspects of working with a dentist, including patient care, office and laboratory duties. Our balance of hands-on experience with classroom instruction covers all aspects of dental assisting skills and related theory. Whether you use your dental assisting training for a career chairside or in an administrative capacity, you are well prepared at the program’s completion.


  • Dental anatomy.

  • Dental radiology.

  • Dental software.

  • Preventive dentistry.

  • Dental practice management.

  • Dental science.

  • Coronal polishing.

Career Opportunities

Dental Assisting is an in-demand job with many work environment options available. As a dental assistant or dental office employee, you can expect to work in such areas as:

  • Private dental office.

  • Dental college.

  • Dental laboratory.

  • Private or government hospital.

Certifications Earned

Graduates earn an Associate of Science degree and certifications in First Aid, coronal polish, radiology and CPR. Graduates are also eligible to take the State of California Board of Dental Examiners Examination for State Licensure as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA).

Programmatic Accreditation

San Joaquin Valley College’s Dental Assisting program is accredited by the State Board of Dental Examiners, Committee on Dental Auxiliaries, California Department of Consumer Affairs.

School name:San Joaquin Valley College
Address:11050 Olson Dr. Suite 100
Zip & city:95670 California

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