Dental Assisting at College of San Mateo - Certificate of Achievement: Dental Assisting
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Dental Assisting
CADental Assisting


Certificate Requirements

36.5 semester units

A grade of "C" or higher is required for each course applied to the certificate.

DENT 701 Dental Science I (Fall) 3.0 units
DENT 702 Dental Science II (Spring) 3.0 units
DENT 703 Allied Health Communication (Fall) 1.0 unit
DENT 721 Dental Materials I (Fall) 3.0 units
DENT 722 Dental Materials II (Spring) 2.0 units
DENT 740 Chairside Assisting I (Fall) 3.0 units
DENT 742 Chairside Assisting II (Spring) 3.0 units
DENT 743 Coronal Polish (Spring) 0.5 units
DENT 744 Dental Sealants (Spring) 0.5 units
DENT 749 Preclinical Dental Science Lab (Fall) 0.5 unit
DENT 751 Dental Clinic (Fall) 1.5 units
DENT 753 Dental Assisting Clinical Practice (Spring) 5.0 units
DENT 763 Dental Radiology (Fall or Spring) 2.0 units
DENT 770 Dental Office Procedures (Spring) 2.5 units
     
COMM 110 Public Speaking 3.0 units
  OR  
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3.0 units
  AND  
PSYC 100 General Psychology 3.0 units
  OR  
SOCI 100 General Sociology 3.0 units


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