The Dental Assisting Program at College of the Redwoods offers an Associate of Science Degree, Dental Assisting and a Certificate of Achievement, Dental Assisting. The CR Dental Assisting program will prepare you to take on the increasing sophistication of dental treatment, innovations in technology, and expanded duties of the Dental Assistant. Graduates of the two-semester program qualify to take the Dental Board of California examination for state licensure as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) and the Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) examination offered through the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB).
Check the Dental Assisting department website for a list of the degrees offered and a complete list of classes. Other classes may be taken as part of this certificate. Check with a counselor to see what classes are currently required for these degrees.