Dental Administrative Assistant

Program Duration: 1 year (2 Semesters)

Credentials: New Brunswick Graduate Certificate.

Academic Area: Administration

Campus: Fredericton, NB

Delivery: Full-Time

 

Intake information

Start dateCampus
January 2021 Fredericton, NB

Program Description:

The Dental Administrative Assistant program is designed to provide students with the dental administrative, business, technology and communication skills needed to work in a professional dental environment. Emphasis is placed on dental reception procedures, dental records, charting, and transcription.

Career Opportunities:

Dental Administrative Assistant assist dentists, dental hygienists and dental therapists during the examination and treatment of patients and perform clerical functions. They work in dentists' offices, community health centers, clinics and in educational institutions.

Job opportunities for Dental Administrative Assistant (NOC 3411) are fair in New Brunswick over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a Dental Administrative Assistant.

Salary Expectations:

$33,280 - $58,240 per annum.

COURSES:

  • Dental Reception Procedures
  • Dental Terminology & Records
  • Professional Office Procedures
  • Document Transcription
  • Keyboarding/Outlook
  • Microsoft Word
  • Advanced Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Communications/Records Management
  • Advertising & Social Media
  • Proofreading & Editing
  • Manual Accounting
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Customer Service
  • Career Skills
  • Work Placement

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Courses and content may change to enhance program quality

TUITION & FEES:

Tuition: $9695.00
Textbooks: $1750.00 (approximately)
Student Protection Fee: $96.95 (1% of tuition)

STUDENT LOAN INFORMATION:

Provincial and Federal student loans are available to qualifying students. For more information on applying for a student loan, New Brunswick residents should contact New Brunswick Student Financial Services at www.studentaid.gnb.ca. If you have not lived in New Brunswick for the past 12 months, or if you are currently living in another province, please contact your provincial Student Financial Aid office.

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SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION:

Gender Equality Scholarship

The Gender Equality Scholarship program is intended to encourage women and men, entering their first year at a New Brunswick college, to seek a non-traditional career where
participation to date by women and men in these fields has been limited. For more information please visit our site at:

http://www.gnb.ca/0012/Womens-Issues/wg-es/resources/scholarship-e.asp

ScholarshipsCanada.com

This website provides a full range of scholarships available to Canadian residents who are attending post-secondary institutions. The search list can be defined by province, program and various other criteria.

http://www.scholarshipscanada.com.

APARTMENT RENTAL INFORMATION :

Link for apartment rental information:  www.statestreetproperties.ca 
 www.killamproperties.com
 www.kijiji.ca/h-fredericton/1700018

 Students may also contact the New Brunswick Rentalsman’s Office.

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