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Why Dental Assistant?

Open the door to the dental profession by training to become a dental assistant. In this 8-week program you will prepare to assist dentists & dental hygienists in providing safe and effective care for patients through sterilizing equipment, ensuring patient privacy and comfort, and communicating effectively and compassionately with patients of all ages.

Why Heartland?

There are many reasons to study at Heartland Community College.

  • Affordable
  • Student focused
  • Dedicated instructors
  • Small class sizes
  • Supportive environment


You can find our graduates in private dental offices, group practices, hospitals, dental supply and dental manufacturing companies.

I want to learn more.

Applying to Heartland

Applying early is encouraged, so you can get the classes you need at the times you want. Visit to apply today!