Dental Assistant - Certificate of Completion
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attend this program can be found on the following https://dacc.nmsu.edu/gainfulemployment/.
|ENGL 111G||Rhetoric and Composition 1,2||4|
|COMM 253G||Public Speaking 1,2||3|
|or COMM 265G||Principles of Human Communication|
|BIOL 154||Introductory Anatomy and Physiology 1,2||4|
|Select 6 credits from the following:||6|
|Introduction to Psychology 2||3|
|Personal Health and Wellness 2||3|
|Human Nutrition 2||3|
|DAS 111||Bio-Dental Science||4|
|DAS 113||Dental Assisting I||4|
|DAS 115||Dental Radiology||3|
|DAS 117||Dental Materials||3|
|DAS 130||Dental Assisting II||4|
|DAS 123||Dental Assisting Practicum||6|
|DAS 125||Professional Concepts||3|
|DAS 127||Dental Office Management||2|
|DAS 129||Preventive Dentistry||2|
Must be completed before a student can apply to the Dental Assistant program.
Courses are identical to those offered at New Mexico State University-Las Cruces (main) Campus.