Dental Assisting Gainful Employment Disclosure 

Federal regulations published in October 2010, require certain information about students who enrolled in educational (certificate) programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE programs). 


Program Name:  Dental Assisting 

Program CIP Code:  51.0601

Department of Labor Standard Occupational Code (SOC): 25-1071

Department of Labor Standard Occupational Code (SOC): 31-9091


O*Net Online    25-1071.00          Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary        


O*Net Online    31-9091.00          Dental Assistants 


Program Level:   Certificate

Program Length:  49

Tuition and fees for the entire program:  $5,195

Books and supplies for entire program:  $2,815


Student Debt:     Information forthcoming


Median debt for graduates: 

·         From Title IV loans: $3,500

·         From other sources: none

Statement about median debt (if applicable)


Program Success: 

·         Percent of graduates that complete the program within expected time, as identified by the program length: 70%

·         Program success notes (if applicable) NA


Program Outcomes: 

·         Job Placement Rate: NA

·         Job Placement  Rate as reported by: THEC Performance Funding, Coordinator of Career Services


Related Occupations: Dental hygienists, Medical assistants, Occupational therapist assistants and aides, Pharmacy technicians and aides, Physical therapist assistants and aides, Surgical technologists