The Premier School of Dental Assisting
in Raleigh, Fayetteville & Greensboro, NC

At Sunrise School of Dental Assisting, we offer unique experiences and opportunities for those in Raleigh, Durham, Fayetteville, Wilson, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, NC, and the surrounding areas looking to embark on a path towards a rewarding dental assistant career. With three dental assistant school locations, we pride ourselves on helping interested students from across the region receive the dental assistant degree they need to start their new career.

Our 13-week accelerated dental assistant training program is held in the evenings so you can reach your career goals without disrupting your daily life. Our dental assistant courses are designed to cover the broad range of information, including sedation, radiology, x-rays, and more. Once our students have achieved a dental assistant certification, working in the dental field can be incredibly dynamic and rewarding. With the proper education and training, a dental assistant can look forward to a long and lucrative career. Here at Sunrise School of Dental Assisting our mission is to set our students up for success; This means focusing our curriculum on multiple fronts. Not only do we teach all the relevant techniques, procedures, and knowledge in the classroom, but we also provide additional career guidance and job readiness. Our dental assistant programs will start you along a path to success with a strong foundation and hands-on experience.

When you enroll at Sunrise School of Dental Assisting, you are given all the training and tools needed to become a valuable and successful member of a dental team.  To learn more about our curriculum, please contact us or visit our application page to learn about the application process.

Why Sunrise School of Dental Assisting?

#1: Experience

SSDA was founded by Dr. Dinah Vice and has over 30 years experience educating dental assistants.  Each of our instructors also have over 20 years of experience in the dental field and we have been training Dental Assistants since 2007; making us the most tenured DAI program in the area.

#2: Convenience

Classes are held in the evening, meaning little personal or professional sacrifice is necessary in pursuing dental assistant training.  And, because our program is only 14 weeks long, you can position yourself for a lifelong career in a relatively short amount of time. Our school provides students three convenient locations to choose from – Raleigh, Greensboro, and Fayetteville.

#3: Unique Experiences

Sunrise students have the opportunity to rotate through private dental offices, providing a superior, real-life training experience as compared to other schools that train in “mock” clinics.  Our graduates also have the unique opportunity to shadow in any of our four Sunrise Dental office locations until a position is secured.

Class sizes at each of our school locations are small enough that each student is afforded a high degree of individualized training. One-on-one tutoring is also available to all students if needed.

#4: Affordability

Sunrise School of Dental Assisting offers a top-quality Dental Assistant Education at an affordable price with interest-free financing and flexible payment options. Our program coordinator can assist you in selecting the best payment option for you.

#5: Our Commitment to You

Sunrise School of Dental Assisting does more than simply teach the skills of dental assisting. We teach students how to compose professional, effective resumes, how to succeed in interviews, and how to conduct successful job searches for a dental assistant career. Students are also given the first opportunity to interview for any positions available in any of our locations.

Contact Us Today to Begin Your Next Career

Dental assisting is a dynamic and interesting career for both men and women. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment of dental assistants is expected to grow by 31 percent from 2010 to 2020, much faster than the average for most other occupations. Our dental assistant school is confident that ongoing research linking oral health and general health will continue to increase the demand for a workforce skilled in providing preventive dental services. As dental practices grow, more dental assistants will be needed.

No matter where you are located, if you are interested in obtaining your dental assistant certification, consider enrolling at Sunrise School of Dental Assisting as your first step! Don’t miss out on this exciting career opportunity in a rapidly growing field!   Reach out today to get started with Sunrise School of Dental Assisting!

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