Assisting 101

FAQ

Answering your common questions

At Assisting 101, we prioritize the practical skills that dental assistants need. Our program offers a unique learning experience that combines online learning with easy-to-follow slide shows and instructor-led demonstration videos, making it convenient to complete the academic portion of our classes at home. This way, our instructors and students can utilize in-person class time to focus on hands-on training, perfecting the skills needed for a successful career as a dental assistant.

As of 2021, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that dental assistants working in the United States earn an average of $18.59 an hour and $38,660 per year. Salary ranges vary widely by state and by major metropolitan area. For more information about the salary of a Dental Assistant, please visit http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes319091.htm

Assisting 101 acknowledges that education is a valuable investment, and we understand that costs may pose a challenge for some students. To make education more accessible, we provide affordable tuition rates and payment plans that are both achievable and reasonable. We also assist prospective students in obtaining grants that can cover up to half or all of their tuition fees. Reach out to our enrollment office today to learn more about how we can help you pursue your education without breaking the bank.

Our goal at Assisting 101 is to fully prepare you for your new dental assisting career. Our comprehensive program not only teaches you the necessary skills and knowledge, but we also provide additional support. We assist with resume preparation and interview skills, and place your availability to work within our extensive network of dental professionals in your area. Our recruitment experts work with you to ensure a successful job placement, with nearly all of our students securing employment within just 30 days.

All of our training sessions are taken place in a private Dental Office.  We welcome interested students to make an appointment with us to take a tour of any of our locations. 

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