Houston Dental Assistant Programs

Use the course search to find a local Houston trade school or online technical college with accredited dental assistant certificate training classes or degree programs.

“Q: What does a dental assistant do? A: A dental assistant helps the dental office by increasing the efficiency in the day-to-day operations, performing medical procedures, as well as taking on administrative tasks. A dental assistant’s responsibilities may vary by state, and the particular dental office.”

Houston Dental Assistant Schools

Houston area dental assistant schools listed here are accredited and have financial aid assistance if you qualify.

“Q: How long is dental assistant training? “Dental assistant training takes between 9 months and 1 year to complete. While college dental assistant associates degree programs take about two years to complete.”

“Q: How much does a dental assistant make? A: “The median annual wage for dental assistants was $37,630 in May 2017. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $26,170, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $53,130.”