Explore a career in Dental Assisting!

Ever wondered what it would be like to pursue a career in Dental Assisting? Join a free webinar to learn about this high-demand career program, or click here to learn about the Dental Assistant program.

Want more information about our Dental Assistant program? Fill out the form on this page!

Please fill out the "Request for Information" form on this webpage, and choose "Dental Assistant".

You will then be contacted by an admissions team member, who will be happy to answer any questions and/or set you up with an on-campus tour of our Dental Assistant program and labs.

Need information or have other questions?

Email: Onestop@HennepinTech.edu
Phone: 952-995-1300

Webinar Highlights

Hosted by our Dental faculty, JoAnn Brandt, this event reviewed careers in Dental Assisting. and the overall job outlook. The webinar included a panel consisting of a recent program graduate, a current student, and an industry partner. 

dental assistant student at HTC

Discover why the Hennepin Technical College's Dental Assistant program, can get you started on a solid career path!

  • Great starting wage
    $19.80 is the median hourly pay for all dental assistants, nationally*, and depending on other factors, starting salary could be higher than that.
    * Data is from the 2020 Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  • Mentorship
    Our dental students complete an Externship, where they are mentored by a professional in a real setting, where students can learn by doing.
  • High Job Placement Rate
    At Hennepin Tech, our Dental Assisting students, are often placed hired, before they graduate. This program enjoys a high placement rate, so you can start your career sooner.
  • Career Path Opportunity
    Dental Assisting is the foundation to build on, for a strong career path in the dental field.

A 2-year Dental Assisting degree sets you up for success!

Have Questions?

Contact OneStop today!

Email: OneStop@HennepinTech.edu

Phone: 952-995-1300

Ready to Apply?

Don't wait! Registration is open for fall.