Dental Assistant
Students must complete the curriculum described below:
Recommended Course Sequence
First Semester
HSC128Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health Programs 3.0
DEA312Dental Radiography I 3.0
DEA403Dental Materials 3.0
DEA502Dental Assisting Principles 4.0
DEA253Dental Science I 4.0
Communications Requirement (ENG 105 or 110) 3.0
  Credits 20.0
Second Semester
DEA321Dental Radiography II 2.0
DEA602Dental Specialties 4.5
DEA706Procedures for the Dental Office 2.5
DEA263Dental Science II 2.0
DEA582Dental Assisting Experience I 2.0
Psychology Elective 3.0
  Credits 16.0
DEA585Dental Assisting Experience II 5.0
DEA933Internship Seminar 1.0
  Credits 6.0

  42.0  Total Semester Hours Required
Courses with DEA prefix must in the sequence listed above.

Students must earn a "C" or higher in all Dental Assisting courses in order to graduate.