• Practice Dentoforms
    Practice Dentoforms

    Dentoforms are used to train students by simulating conditions they will encounter in practice.

  • Mirror & Periodontal Probe
    Mirror & Periodontal Probe

    Students use a Mirror and Periodontal Probe for disease assessment.

  • Infection Control
    Infection Control

    Students learn to use Dental Dam to reduce contamination during procedures.

  • Instruments

    DATC Students learn Instruments in order to effectively assist the Dentist when chairside assisting.

  • Radiographs

    Students learn to take Radiographs that are consistent in order to help the Dentist with diagnosis and treatment plans.

  • CPR

    As part of the DATC Dental Assistant I Program, Students become American Red Cross Certified in CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers.

  • Dental Office Operatory
    Dental Office Operatory

    Students learn about the Dental Operatory Set-up, Infection Control using Barriers and about the Dental Unit.

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    As part of the OSHA and Infection Control, Students learn about PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) for them and for the patient.  Using barriers and wearing the proper protective items keeps everyone safe.

  • Impressions

    Students learn how to make good first impressions, In and Out of the operatory.

  • Curing Light
    Curing Light

    DATC Students learn how to use and what procedures require Curing Lights.

  • Dental Specialities
    Dental Specialities

    DATC Students learn from local area dental specialists.

HOW DO I APPLY? Complete the application found under the application header and mail it, along with your high school and/or college transcripts, an essay explaining your desire to enter the dental field, and a non-refundable $50.00 application fee to:

DATC, Inc.
150 West Crescent Square Drive
Graham, NC 27253

WHEN SHOULD I APPLY? Applicants are reviewed for acceptance once the application is complete. Once accepted, there is a $1000.00 deposit due. Space will not be held until the deposit is received, so the sooner you get your application in, the sooner you can have a confirmed spot in the program.

DOES DATC PROVIDE FINANCIAL AID? At this time, DATC DOES NOT provide financial aid. The Department of Education requires an accredited school to have a minimum of 10 weeks and 300 hours in order for their program to be eligible for financial aid.  You can however look at local scholarships (we do not offer scholarship assistance) some do not have a requirement for a school to be eligible.

WHAT IS THE COST FOR A 12 WEEK DATC COURSE? The total fees are $3085.00 for tuition, supplies, books, and CPR Certification.

WHEN IS TUITION DUE? Once your COMPLETED APPLICATION is received, you will be notified within 10 business days of your acceptance status. A deposit of $1000.00 is due at this time in order to secure a place in the class of your choice.  The balance of your tuition ($3085.00 less the paid deposit) is due on or before Orientation Session.


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