College of San Mateo's Dental Assisting Program is 57 years old! The Program continues to serve the surrounding community each year by producing quality dental assistants for employment. We are pleased you want to take part in a San Mateo tradition!
Dental Assisting is a wonderful area of dental healthcare! You will have opportunities to provide dental health services to a wide variety of patients while earning a comfortable living.
The Dental Assisting Program at College of San Mateo will fully prepare you to sit for both the State (Registered Dental Assistant) and National (Certified Dental Assistant) examinations.
You can graduate with a Certificate in Dental Assisting in two semesters. It also can serve as a stepping stone into a later career in dental hygiene. Some of the best hygienists were once Registered Dental Assistants!
Please visit the links and explore the site to have your questions answered. We look forward to seeing you in class!
Dental Board of California Exam Pass Rates
Dental Assisting written exam pass rates