Registration & Tuition Information
Ready to get started? Follow these easy steps to enroll:
STEP 1: Review the Student Expectations to assure you are eligible and willing to participate in our program.
STEP 2:Download and complete your Application (which includes the Covid Release), email the completed forms to firstname.lastname@example.org.
STEP 3: Secure your spot in our program with a $100 Nonrefundable Application Fee (via check or Credit Card) that will be put toward your tuition. Download and begin your Pre Admission Checklist.
STEP 4: Set Up a Tuition Payment Plan with either of our Admission Coordinator's. Finalize your Pre Admissions checklist.
How much does your program cost?
Tuition for our RDA program is $5,200. We do offer a discount for paying cash (rather than financing) which lowers tuition by $200. So if paying upfront, with cash or check, the total tuition would be $5,000. There is a $100 nonrefundable application fee to reserve your spot in the program but it will be applied toward your total cost of tuition.
Tuition for Coronal Polishing Class is $275. It is payable the day of class but registration is required 1 week prior to class starting. A current TN RDA License is required as a prerequisite. 14 CE Hours are earned.
Tuition for the Dental Sealant Class is $225. It is payable the day of class but registration is required 1 week prior to class starting. A current TN RDA License is required as a prerequisite. 6 CE Hours are earned.
Tuition for the Nitrous Oxide Monitoring Class is $100. It is payable the day of class but registration is required 1 week prior to class starting. A current TN RDA License is required as a prerequisite. 5 CE Hours are earned.
What does my tuition include?
The answer is... everything you need for our program! There are no hidden costs or fees to our dental assisting school; we include 1 set of scrubs, masks, books, lab and clinical materials, even any access to the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) that you will need to complete the program. You will, however, need to pay a fee to apply for your license with the TN Board of Dentistry as well as a background check required by the state to obtain your license.
Are there additional fees?
What are the options for paying tuition?
We have options for to make your education in a new dental assisting career easy and affordable:
You choose which option best suits your needs, reach out to one of our Admissions Coordinators and we will help you from there! Contact us today!
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