|High School Courses
||Dental Careers I
Health Science II
Health & Wellness for Life
||National Consortium for Health Science Educations (NCHSE)
CPR/First Aid Certification
|Internships and Work Experiences
First Year: Six-week placement in a dentist office.
Second Year: 16-week internship placement in a dental office or facility.
Icerman Dental Clinic: Second-year students work alongside a local dentist to provide dental services to MCS students.
|What will I be learning in this college/career pathway?
- You will practice taking oral x-rays and four-handed dental procedures in the MACC dental operatory on a regular basis, and you will learn dental terminology, infection control, oral anatomy, and dental charting procedures.
- You will participate in the operation of the Icerman Dental Clinic by assisting a local dentist in the MACC dental operatory while he or she works on real patients.
- Upon meeting the eligibility requirements, you will be placed in a six-week internship in a dentist's office.
|What career options will this program prepare me to pursue?
|Certified Dental Assistant
||Post secondary Technical Training
|Dental Lab Technician
||Post Secondary Technical Training
Dental Careers Course Outline
MCS Dental Referral Form