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“Everything was great! At my externship, there was another extern from a different school. I was so far ahead of where she was that I knew I’d made the very best decision to go to Northwest Career College!”
Danielle Moody – Dental Assistant Graduate
Dental Administrative Assistant Training in Las Vegas
The Dental Administrative Assistant certificate program is designed for students interested in the administrative aspects of the dental profession. You’ll do hands-on training in our simulated dental front office classrooms. Additionally, NCC has two expansive laboratories with eight complete operatories. Take advantage of NCC’s close links with the Las Vegas dental community through local externships that offer you vital hands-on experience.
Our administrative dental assistant certificate gives you the in-demand, transferable skills you need to launch and grow your dental administrative career.
Why Dental Administrative Assistant at Northwest Career College?
After completing your DA program, earn your DAA certificate in 3 months
Northwest’s schedule allows you to attend healthcare administration training in the Dental Administrative Assistant field, care for family and have a balanced life in Las Vegas while advancing towards your new career.
Hands-on instruction in all facets of the administrative dental assistant
You will work with established, seasoned healthcare administration instructors to learn every aspect of becoming an administrative dental assistant.
Students are our priority
Northwest’s student-centered philosophy means that you come first in our Dental Administrative Assistant School in Las Vegas.
Flexible Dental Administrative Assistant class schedules that fit your life
Northwest offers a blended program including online and on-campus classes with weekly workshops and whiteboard classes on campus to accommodate your work and family schedule.
Eight complete operatories for exceptional training
X-ray training on Digital, Portable, Hand-Held and Traditional Units.
Committed career services team on campus
Northwest’s Career Services team works with you to help you find the best Dental Healthcare Administrative Assistant employment opportunity in Las Vegas that fits your needs.
Dental Administrative Assisting
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Dental Administrative Assistant
"Everything was great! At my externship, there was another extern from a different school. I was so far ahead of where she was that I knew I'd made the very best decision to go to Northwest Career College!"
Dental Assistant Graduate
"My dream is to become a Dental Hygienist Las Vegas so becoming a Dental Assistant was a natural first step. Since I graduated from Northwest, I work as an orthodontist assistant making good money doing something I enjoy."
Dental Assistant Graduate
"I really enjoyed attending school at Northwest. My teacher made every day fun while learning about an amazing career! If you want to be a Dental Assistant, come to Northwest. It's the best!"
Kylee Miller -
Dental Assistant Graduate
Why Dental Administrative Assistant?
As a Dental Administrative Assistant, most importantly you are working with a team of dental professionals to help patients achieve maximum oral health. The high degree of interaction between Dental Administrative Assistants and patients results in a great deal of personal satisfaction in helping people in need.
High Demand Career
Employment for entry-level employment in the dental field is expected to grow 11 percent from 2019 to 2029, which is much faster than average according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This will result in an additional 36,900 positions being added to the existing 330,200 across the country during this period, offering excellent job security and career advancement opportunities.
A Great Life
On average, a dental professional with Dental Administrative Assisting skills earns $38,930 a year according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Putting Superior Training First
The Dental Healthcare Administration classes at Northwest Career College in Las Vegas prepare students to work in any type of dental office. Our expansive, eight-operatory lab provides students with a real-life dental office experience. You will be trained handling clerical duties such as scheduling appointments, handling dental insurance billing and insurance claims, and monitoring inventory. You will work with documents, dental insurance billing forms, and computer systems. No other Dental Administrative Assistant program offers this type of advanced healthcare administrative training. There's never a dull moment in the Dental Administrative Assistant Program.
Some of What You Learn...
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Dental Administrative Assistant (US DOE CIP CODE: 51.0710)
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More Information about the Profession
For more information about the Dental Administrative Assistant profession (SOC 31-9091) Click Here to review the Summary Report for Dental Assistants at O*Net Online