Related Links & FAQs
- ADA American Dental Association
- American Dental Assistants Association
- To view the Cypress College Dental Assisting Program pass rates and statistics for the Registered Dental Assisting examination on the Dental Board Website, Click here: Registered Dental Assistant Pass Rates
- Dental Board of California
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Who can best answer technical questions about the program?
A: Elizabeth Pacheco, Program Director
Q: What is the cost of enrolling into Cypress College Dental Assisting Program?
A: Each year can be slightly different. Semester units for next year are approximately $46 per unit. Our two-semester program has 32 units, approximate cost is $1,472. Books will cost approximately $610 for the entire program.
Q: What additional estimated costs are involved with the program?
A: See our Program Costs here.
Q: Are there online classes for the program?
A: No, because of the nature of the program and the necessary hands-on learning that is required the program is scheduled as a classroom and laboratory learning experience.
Q: How do I get the form to apply to the Program?
A: If you wish to apply to the Dental Assisting Program, please apply online; the Application will be ready February 2019 for the Fall 2019 start. Follow the instructions to submit the application to the Health Science Application Office. Application is on the Dental Assisting home page.