You can major in General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences if you are preparing to apply for a Health Sciences program at ACC or a four-year university. Participation does not guarantee admission to health sciences, but helps you choose courses that make you a more competitive candidate.
Assist dentist, set up equipment, prepare patient for treatment, and keep records.
2688 Dental Assistants are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 10.04 % over the next four years.
Hourly Wage 4063 Currently
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.
4063 Medical Assistants are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 10.44 % over the next four years.
Data analysis of traditional and real-time labor market information (LMI) provided in collaboration with Emsi (Economic Modeling Specialists International), a CareerBuilder company.
ACC offers a variety of degree and certificate options to get you ready for the next step in your academic and career journey. Choosing the right award path is an important first step to reach your goals.