Learn by the Lakes! Get a start on your career in dental assisting by enrolling in one of the great schools below. With campuses ranging from Detroit to Grand Rapids and all across the Wolverine State you’re sure to find the accredited institution that’s just right for you. Just trying to make ends meet? Have a busy schedule? Don’t worry – you can also learn online at your own pace. See below…
As a Michigan dental assistant, you will:
- Work closely with, and under the supervision, of a dentist
- Perform a variety of patient care, office and lab duties
- Gather and sterilize instruments
- Work with patients to take dental x-rays and process film
Some career figures for dental assistant professionals in Michigan:
- Average annual salary: $33,460
- Currently employed: 9,350
- Employment outlook: 36% growth
- Most popular degrees: Associate’s, Certificate
Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.
Michigan Dental Assistant Schools Enrolling Now
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