Apr 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    
2023-2024 Course Catalog & Student Handbook

Expanded Duty Dental Assisting, General Technology Specialization, AAS (AAS.GT.HSEDD 35318)


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This Associate in Applied Science degree with a major in General Technology contains a primary and secondary technical specialty which combine the general education/electives/other courses required for the Expanded Duty Dental Assisting program.  Students in this program will be exposed to bloodborne pathogens and infectious diseases.  The program strictly adheres to established policies and procedures regarding infection control as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Dental Association, the Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.  Students in this program may have criminal background checks and drug screenings.

Degree Requirements


Subtotal: 15 Credit Hours


Required Core Subject Areas


Subtotal: 30 Credit Hours

Subtotal: 12 Credit Hours

OR (Select 12 Hours from the Following Courses)


Subtotal: 12 Credit Hours

Other Hours Required for Graduation


Subtotal: 13 Credit Hours


Total Credit Hours 70


*Courses in this program that require a minimum grade of “C.”

Completion Plan


Subtotal: 15 Credit Hours


Required Core Subject Areas


Subtotal: 30 Credit Hours

Subtotal: 12 Credit Hours

OR (Select 12 Hours from the Following Courses)


Subtotal: 12 Credit Hours

Other Hours Required for Graduation


Subtotal: 13 Credit Hours


Total Credit Hours: 70


A co-requisite is a course that must be taken the same semester as another specified course.
A prerequisite is a course that must be completed in order to enter another specified course.
* Courses in this program that require a minimum grade of “C.”

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