Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) Training — MedCerts

18 Weeks

Program Length

2.5 Million

10 year Job Growth


Avg. Starting Salary

Issuing Authority

Issuing Authority Dental Assisting National Board

The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) is the nationally recognized certification organization for dental assistants. Founded in 1980, more than 37,000 dental assistants are currently DANB-certified nationwide. DANB, a nonprofit organization, is a member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence. DANB's CDA and COA certification programs are accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).

RHS/ICE Certification detail

MedCerts Programs for RHS/ICE Certification 2 matches

Certification Training Options ForRadiation Health and Safety, and Infection Control Exams

MedCerts programs are one of the fastest and most affordable ways to receive a quality education that leads not only to a credential, but also a career

MedCerts Two And Four Year Colleges Other Online Programs
Program & Tuition Cost $4000 average Up to $20,000 $3000 average
Exam Fees, Books & Materials Included Up to $750 Up to $750
Job Ready In 3-6 months 24-48 months 3-6 months
Schedule/Flexibility On-demand 24/7 Set Class Schedule On-demand 24/7
Travel Requirements None - 100% online On-Campus Classrooms None - 100% online
Student Support Personal Advisors - text/call/email access Professors - scheduled office hours Support Inbox
Career Coaching Exam-tailor + soft-skill training to build well-rounded careers Exam-based + prerequisites and electives to meet credit hour requirements Exam-specific only
Content Delivery 3D animations, immersive environments, interactive activities, game-based learning Professor lectures Varies - typically videos & presentations

This table is for reference only. Actual prices, durations and features may vary. Pricing is based on full-cost tuition for a Medical Assistant or similar program before financial aid.

RHS/ICE Certification. Skill Gained

  • Comprehend Oral Anatomy and Dental Terminology
  • Assist with Preventive Dentistry and the Dental Examination
  • Perform duties supporting Orthodontics, Oral Pathology and Radiology
  • Appreciate Dental Pain Management
  • Understand Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery & Restorative Procedures
  • Process x-rays and a variety of lab tasks

RHS/ICE Career PathwaysAttainable Jobs

highest Paying

Dental Assistant

Assist dentist during dental treatment procedures, maintains office records and supplies and schedule appointments, teaches patients how to practice good oral hygiene, takes and develops patient x-rays, including digital (if certified), and sterilizes instruments and equipment

$19000 - $45000
Estimated Salary

highest Paying

Dental Sales Representative

Answer customers' questions about dental products, prices, availability, product uses, and credit terms. Identify prospective customers by using business directories and following leads from existing clients. Recommend products to customers based on customers' needs and interests.

$22,000 - $72,000
Estimated Salary

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“Excellent program for military spouses especially if you’re having a baby and no career! I achieved my certification in dental assistant and office administration and after I was able to get a job as a dental assistant! Loving the experience and the job”