Dental Assisting Academy

Be a dental professional today…

We can make it possible !
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Why Choose Dental Assisting?

The dental field is growing and highly trained and knowledgeable assistants are in high demand.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the dental assisting field is projected to grow by 19% from 2016 to 2026, which is much faster than the average job growth in other occupations. OceanPointe Dental Assisting Academy can teach you the dental theory and real-world skills you need to find success with this fast-growing career.

How to start?

You can enroll now and immediately start your online training (4 weeks), then prepare to do your hands-on clinical training for 8 weeks.

Campus Tour

OceanPointe facilities are beautiful and set up with all the equipment you would find in a dental office. Our facilities are designed to help you get comfortable with the dental office setting. By the time you complete the 12 week course you will be confident in your ability to start working in a dental practice right away.

The Program

The learning experience has been strategically structured to build a required skill set with advanced techniques based on the modern practices of dentists.

Career Path

Because of our relationship with many reputable dental offices, it is not uncommon for students to find work before graduation. We will help you with externship and job guidance as the first step into your new career.

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OceanPointe Dental Academy Experienced Team

We are a team of dentists, hygienists and dental office managers  who work together to ensure that you receive the best education that you deserve.

Student Support

Our classes both online and hands-on and are flexible for you to keep your current job and attend school.

What Makes Us Different?

Career Services

Student Support

We’re committed to helping our students both during and after graduation. Once you graduate, we strive to help you in your job search.

Resources for Employment

With our job placement support and our extensive partner relationships with local communities and institutions, OceanPointe Dental Academy will make sure you always have the best resources for employment.

Resources for Employment

With our job placement support and our extensive partner relationships with local communities and institutions, OceanPointe Dental Academy will make sure you always have the best resources for employment.

Hybrid Education

Why OceanPointe?

OceanPointe Dental Academy provides students with a detailed hybrid education in modern dental practices, complete with hands-on training from practicing dental professionals in real-life dental offices.

Financial Aid and Affordable Payment Options are available.  With a 98% Graduation Rate, a high Placement Rate, and instructors who actually work in the clinic, you could be starting your new career soon.

Every one of our students will assist a licensed dentist one-on-one in various dental procedures on real patients – not just on manikins. Clinical practice is performed on other students and real patients to enhance the learning experience – all under the watchful eyes of our instructors.

Our learning model allows us to keep the cost of education extremely low. We offer financing with rates that are geared towards students.

We hire the most qualified and experienced instructors in town. All of our instructors are either distinguished dental assistants or dental professionals.

We offer multiple locations and times, including Saturdays. Students will complete reading assignments and online quizzes during the week. This allows flexibility for our students to continue working while being prepared for their next career.

Our students learn to take digital radiographs on state-of-the-art X-ray machines as well as with traditional film. Every OceanPointe campus across the country has all the latest modern technology to train students to take excellent intraoral and extraoral radiographs.

We help you get a job in a dental office at the end of our program. With Job Placement Assistance and a high pass pass rate just about anyone can start a new career in dental assisting. We have low tuition and affordable payment options so you can afford to start your dental assisting career today, view Cost & Payment Options here.

Dental Assistant Program Benefits

There are many reasons to become a Dental assistant.

Work Anywhere In The State

All OceanPointe campuses are independently owned and operated by a practicing and licensed Dentist. The Dentist and their experienced staff provide sound and practical hands-on instruction on the latest dental equipment.

Valuable and Versatile

Dental assistants aren’t limited to general practice. They can work in orthodontics, oral surgery, pediatrics, and plenty more specialty offices within the dental community!

Positive Job Outlook

Per the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of dental assistants is projected to grow 19 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations.


Student Testimonials

* Testimonials from our happy students across the nation.

We are proud to provide the most comprehensive dental assisting program nationwide, our students receive knowledge from prestigious members of the dental community and practice hands-on with state of the art equipment at each of our locations. We take your future seriously.

OceanPointe really prepared me to be at a dental office. Thank god and the academy for this amazing opportunity.

Kelsey Lipe

OceanPointe Graduate

I love it! Very hands-on and teaches you a lot by actually doing and seeing the stuff we are learning.

Inna Svryda

OceanPointe Graduate

OceanPointe has made my transition into the dental field a smooth one. Can’t wait to see what the future holds!

Erin Richards

OceanPointe Graduate

OceanPointe Academy is such a great vocational school and with 100% certainty would recommend it.

Zoey Vaughan

OceanPointe Graduate

I just felt it was time for me to find a stable career…but I actually fell in love with the industry.

Jonecia Oliver

OceanPointe Graduate