Hybrid Program Targets Shortage of Allied Dental Professionals

Herzing University shares “lessons learned” from its Dental Assisting Hybrid Track program and how the program’s first graduating class will leverage their new skills in their career paths. Four suggestions highlight how other programs can assist with reducing the shortage of allied dental professionals, especially dental assistants. 

Role-Play Activities Prepare Students for Careers

The Coastal Alabama Community College Dental Assisting Program is always looking for ways to improve its program and student experiences. The program added two new assignments to better prepare students professionally: role-play of real-life patient scenarios and mock job interviews using their own resumes.

Duggan ad 2013