Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Dental Assistant Schools In NJ

There are many good dental assistant schools in New Jersey. It is a good idea to dedicate some time and map out the options you have and then assess them by your own criteria. You can compare the curriculum, duration, fee, check-out the financial aid options and so on. Don't be in a rush to get over with this, as it is important to choose the training program that serves you the best.

New Jersey School Of Dental Assisting

This is a 10 weeks program in which you will learn the ins and outs of the dental assistant profession. 
  • The curriculum includes learning how to assist the dentist in performing various dental procedures, how to manage patients, keep records and so on.
  • Locations:
Location: New Brunswick61 Livingston Ave
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Close to Rt. 18 & The Turnpike
Phone number 800-726-2137 
Location: Forked RiverThe New Jersey Dental Assisting School is conveniently at
939 West Lacey Road
Forked River, New Jersey 08731
Parkway Exit 74
Phone number 800-726-2137
To note, for those interested, there is also a X-Ray Program, that follows the NJ requirements, i.e. 70 training hours - 40 hours of lectures and 30 hours of dental office training. The fee for this program is $815.

Central Career School New Jersey

The Central Career School offers a 800 hours program, that can be attended either as a day program (for 32 weeks) or as an evening program (for 57 weeks).
  • The curriculum includes courses in: chair side assisting, dental assisting, radiology, laboratory procedures, keyboarding, dental office management, first aid and CPR, dental practice management, externship, job skills.
  • Externship: the program features an externship of 100 hours, in which students will perform the dental assistant duties in the real world.
  • Location: South Plainfield, New Jersey 
  • Website:

DAS Of Ocean County

The dental assistant program has a duration of ten weeks / 70 hour.
  • The dental assistant curriculum includes: instruments sterilization, endodontics, restorative dentistry, crown and bridge, prosthetics, dental x-ray processing, oral surgery and so on.
  • Internship: students will also have a 30 hour internship, with the dental office located by DAS.
  • Location: Route 9 & Hollywood Boulevard, Forked River, NJ 08731 
  • Website:
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Dr. Holcombe said...

Nice post . i think it will be a good school for
dentist Plainfield

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