CDCEC recently signed an agreement with the University of Memphis Lambuth Campus to provide housing for our students. The University is graciously providing housing for $20 per night double occupancy and $24 per single.
Taught by a dentist with almost 30 years of experience with dental assistants that are certified in both expanded function restorative and prosthetics.
The only program in the state that allows you to train in a multi discipline clinical setting and get hands on experience with new state of the art dental equipment.
Observe an Oral Surgeon, Pediatric Dentists, Orthodontist and General Dentists perform procedures on actual patients including our children’s surgical center.
Almost 50 hours more than the Board of Dentistry requires and nothing is online. Actual class time and clinical experience. No other program offers this.
Not one day spread out over weeks like other courses. Class is Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm. Get in and get out so you can start working immediately.
Everything that you need to get a job immediately including OSHA training. You will be a sought after applicant to dentists in need of assistants.
2 day course. $295
2 day course. $235. Student responsible for materials of approximate $25 cost.
CareCredit, a GE Money Company, gives you convenient payment options so you can get that professional career as a dental assistant. CareCredit gives you the freedom to obtain financing for up to 12 months interest free. It’s easy to apply. With three simple steps, including an instant approval process, you can say goodbye to the waiting time and reward yourself sooner.
CareCredit Application Instructions:
You can apply for CareCredit financing using one of the two methods below:
Call 1-800-365-8295 and follow the automated prompts.
www.carecredit.com – Click the green button that says Apply Now, then in the “Select a Profession” box choose Dental, and then click Apply Now and fill out the information.
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For those who have the ability to pay in full with cash or check, we give a 10% discount which is a $500 savings.
Don't have good credit and you can't get approved for Care Credit? No worries, we have the ability to break up payments to make it more affordable for you. Just pay $1,000 when you are accepted and $1,000 at the beginning of each school week.
We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
We even accept PayPal!
Tuition for the CDEC Dental Assisting Program is $5,000 (or $4,500 if paid up front with cash of check) which includes tuition, books, supplies, protective eyewear and one pair of scrubs. Each student is responsible for the cost of any additional scrubs, a background check / fingerprinting, CPR and the $55 application fee to the Tennessee Board of Dentistry for RDA and radiology certificates.
It's an exciting day when you get your first pair of scrubs and we want to help you with that process. We pay for your first pair! You will need to go to the Uniform Source, 1032 East Vann Dr, Jackson TN 38305 two weeks before class begins to get fitted.
In order to view detailed job placement and graduation information on the programs offered by Complete Dental Educational Center, please visit https://www.tn.gov/thec/bureaus/student-aid-and-compliance/postsecondary-state-authorization/authorized-institutions-and-data.html