Class Information

Hands-On Classes Starts Soon: January 24, 2023

Experienced Staff

All of our instructors are either distinguished dental assistants or dental professionals.

Materials & Supplies Included

Your tuition includes a set of scrubs and all supplies needed for class.

Easy to get started

Start Your New Career Training Today!

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. It’s easy to get started training to be a dental assistant as early as today. 

1. Click the Apply Now Button Below.

2. Register for training on the Online Platform Registration page.

3. Start your online training right away by watching our weekly online video and audio narrated PowerPoint lectures which also starts your real patient clinical training one day a week at our dental practice. 

You will be sent your login information via email, as well as an invitation to come in to do an Orientation Session on campus where you’ll get sized for your uniform, be given your textbook and supplies, tour the campus, meet your instructors and our friendly staff, given your student handbook, and fill out the final enrollment paperwork. Click

after you register

4. Start your 8 weeks of hands-on lab training once completing your 4 weeks of online lectures and patient clinical training, and be placed at a dental practice locally for your 40 hours of externship experience.

5. Graduation. The day following your last day of class is YOUR day to shine! It is graduation day! You’ll wear your graduation coat when we go off-site to a large local venue to celebrate you and all your hard work! Bring your family and friends to celebrate your amazing accomplishment. This event will offer a variety of refreshments, videos of you and your classmates highlighting participation in lab and clinical activities throughout class, receive your Dental Assistant diploma, games with prizes, and more… It is our pleasure to offer this day to you, our dental professional, and welcome you to this amazing career!


Dental Assisting Program

($250 discount if paid in full)

Immediate access online video lectures and 8 weeks hands-on training.


Dental Receptionist Program

($250 discount if paid in full)

Immediate access to our online video lectures and 8 weeks of hands-on training.



Orthodontic Assisting Program

($250 discount if paid in full)

Immediate access to our online video lectures and 8 weeks of hands-on training.

Not Currently Offered.


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Dr. Claudia Rodriguez-Pena

Dentist / Owner / Instructor

Born in The United States and raised in Colombia, Dr. Claudia Rodríguez-Peña graduated from Dental School at the National University in Bogotá, Colombia in 1991. After migrating to The United States in 1992, she attended New York University, and graduated from the college of dentistry in 1997.

After working for a few years as a dental associated in different dental clinics in New York and New Jersey, Dr. Rodriguez-Peña decided to open her first dental office in Jersey City in 2001.

With the purpose of helping more people with their dental needs, she opened her second clinic in the city of Elizabeth in 2008.

Dedicated to practice as a General dentist, and committed with her profession and her patients, she has taken advanced courses in orthodontics, Implants, Laser Dentistry, Cosmetics and she has been very involved in Business Management Technology.


Now, She wants to educate the community in the art of dentistry. At OceanPointe Dental Academy of Elizabeth, people will be able to growth and better their future by entering in one of the most requested Careers in the dental industry at a very affordable price.

Newton Pena

Owner / Instructor

Experience Financial Professional Advisor who successfully manages specialty financial planning projects from inception to completion. Excels at interfacing with team members at all levels to meet and exceed organizational goals. Operates well in highly competitive environments in which leadership skills are the key to success. Fluent in Spanish.

Overall responsible for the day to day management of the Dental office, and the expansion of our corporation through the strategic acquisition of a second dental practice with more office footprint. This was acquired to serve a very large Hispanic community in Union county NJ. Hired doctors with extensive experience in implantology and oral surgery.