Dental Assistant Schools in Lawrenceville, NJ
Dental Assistant Programs in Lawrenceville, NJ
Train to become an essential member of the healthcare team as a dental assistant. Fortis Institute’s dental assisting program will prepare you to provide educational, preventative, and clinical therapeutic services to the public as a promoter of healthy dental hygiene.
Dental Assistants are essential members of the dental healthcare team in an active dental practice and may provide necessary services to patients as well as behind-the-scenes administrative tasks. This range of responsibilities requires successful dental assistants to develop both interpersonal and technical skills.
As a Dental Assisting student at Fortis, you will be guided by caring and experienced faculty as you develop the competence and confidence to pursue entry-level employment as a dental assistant upon graduation. Employment opportunities for dental assistants are growing and dental assistants can be found in all sizes of dental practices, mobile dental units, insurance companies, hospitals, nursing homes, dental school clinics, public and private health facilities and more.
Upon completion of the dental assistant training program, students will be awarded a diploma and can pursue entry-level employment opportunities as dental assistants. Contact Fortis today to learn how to get started at one of our dental assistant schools in NJ, VA, and other campuses across the country!
Frequently asked questions
Where can I learn more about training to become a Dental Assistant?
To learn more about dental assisting, we suggest you read several of our blog articles including Dental Hygienist vs. Dental Assistant: Which One is right for Me?, How Technology in the Dental Office Impacts the Patient Experience AND Your Work as a Dental Assistant or Hygienist, and What it’s Like to Work in Pediatric Dentistry as a Dental Assistant.”
How do I apply to the Dental Assisting program at Fortis Institute in Lawrenceville?
You can begin the admissions process right now by completing our online Information Request Form or by calling us at 855.436.7847. You will be able to talk with an admissions advisor who can help you.
What can I expect from my instructors and faculty members?
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, and may also share stories about their work as dental assisting professionals to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Do you offer financial aid?
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Advisor who can help you.
What about after I complete the program? Does Fortis offer job placement assistance?
Yes! Our Career Services department works with every student on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
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Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.