Individuals interested in a career in healthcare
Recent high school graduates
Current healthcare workers looking to upskill or grow their career
Join the growing dental healthcare field and gain the in-demand skills needed to give excellent dental care to patients and admin support to dentists. As a dental assistant, you can jumpstart your career in the medical field and make a real difference, without years of schooling.
Weekly time commitment
In our Dental Assistant Certificate Program, you will learn about dental anatomy, dental procedures, patient communication, infection control and medical emergencies. You will also learn how to perform administrative duties such as scheduling appointments, managing patient records and billing.
Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) exam and become a Certified Dental Assistant, which is recognized by many employers as a measure of competency and professionalism.
Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.
Online and self-paced coursework
Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities
Clinicals included (if necessary)
Certificates matched to industry demands
“Michigan offers an average salary of $37,140, with opportunities available to earn more as you grow in your career."