Dental Assisting Courses


Prerequisites:                                                                                                                                                             DA-50 Introduction to Dental Science and Occupations                                                         AND                                                                                                                                       DA-57 Dental Sciences and Anatomy

Complete English requirement (English 50  or English 100 or ESL 103) prior  to starting the Registered Dental Assisting Program to ensure maximum success in the program.

The RDA Program begins each Fall Semester. It requires a full-time commitment for the ten-month sequence of classes. 

FALL SEMESTER: DA 60, 65, 70 75 & 82

SPRING SEMESTER: DA 71, 83, 85 & 90*

*Off campus externship in Dental clinics and offices.

Link to Palomar College course catalog – Dental Assisting