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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

Training as a Dental Administrative Assistant with Northwest Career Colleges qualifies you for one of the fastest-growing and most in-demand healthcare industry positions.

As part of our dental administration degree, you’ll get to train in our expansive nine operatory laboratory and 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.

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Why Dental Administrative Assistant at Northwest Career College?

  Graduate in as little as 9 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.

  Students are our priority

Northwest’s student-centered philosophy means that you come first in our Dental Administrative Assistant School in Las Vegas.

  91% registered Dental Administrative Assistant examination pass rate

Our national board pass rate reflects the quality of our dental department and commitment top dental education. Although you do not have to be licensed in Nevada to be a Dental Administrative Assistant, at Northwest’s training prepares our students to take their national exams as they move into their dental healthcare administrative professional discipline.

  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 the administrative dental assistant.

  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.

  Work on your own laptop for exceptional training

Each student is provided a laptop for easy internet and online class access.

  Committed job placement 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.

  Financial aid is available to those who qualify

Dental Administrative Assisting

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Call (702) 254-7577 or fill out the form below.

  • Love what you do
  • Get hands-on training
  • Work in dental offices
  • Lifetime career assistance
  • Make good money
  • Online classes and campus workshops
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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!"

Danielle Moody-
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."

Amber Grieco-
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

Hands-On Evening Classes - Blended With Online Training - Lifetime Job Place Assistance

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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 7 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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A Great Life

On average, a Dental Administrative Assistant graduate earns $38,930 a year according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Putting Superior Training First

The Dental Healthcare Administration classes at Northwest Career College in Las Vegas prepares students to work in any type of dental office. Our expansive, nine 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. In addition to the academic and hands-on training, Dental Administrative Assistant students travel through the valley for a variety of informative and interactive field trips highlighting healthcare administration. There's never a dull moment in the Dental Administrative Assistant Program.

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Tuition, Fees and Financial Aid

Dental Administrative Assistant (US DOE CIP CODE: 51.0710)
Term 1
Registration Fee$100.00
Class and Clinic Uniform$125.00
Educational Materials & References$185.00
Term 2
Educational Materials & References$185.00
Certification Exam$120.00
Total Amount:$14,499.00

For information about financial aid available at Northwest Career College, please visit our
Financial Aid page located under Student Services tab.

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

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