Admission Requirements

Individuals applying for this course are required to:

  1. be at least 17 years of age
  2. present proof of secondary education (high school diploma or GED certificate)
  3. in the event the applicant is unable to provide proof of secondary education, a minimum grade of 200 on the verbal portion and a 210 on the quantitive portion of the Wonderlic Basic Skills Test or a score of 69 or higher on a skills profiler test are required
  4. prior to enrollment in the Dental Career Center of Stephenville, it will be the students personal responsibility to present written proof from a physician that they have either (1) completed the Hepatitis B vaccination series or (2) have begun the Hepatitis B vaccination or (3) have been antibody tested and shown to be immune to the Hepatitis B virus. The Dental Career Center of Stephenville cannot accept a student into the program who has not shown written evidence of this requirement
  5. Sign a HIPAA release form for the dental office they are taking the course in during their internship hours
  6. Any students with previous education and training will not be accorded any credit or fee/price adjustments toward this program but placement in externships willvary for those with more experience and/or subject hours in a particular area