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Dental Assisting

Why study to be a dental assistant at LMC?

We’re ready when you are. Our accredited dental assistant program is an open entry/open exit – which means you take classes when you can. Plus, we offer classes at both our Benton Harbor and Niles campuses.

Learn from the best, on the best. Our experienced instructors make sure you’re ready for your state boards. They teach you the latest techniques on state-of-the-art equipment in clinicals, labs and classrooms.

Get to work. Not only do you learn from industry experts, but you can work with them after graduation. Our dental assistant graduates have a 99% placement rate.

Dental Assisting Programs

This open entry/open exit program offers flexibility and a path to a satisfying career.

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This open entry/open exit program offers flexibility and a path to a satisfying career.

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Tuition and Fees

No other Michigan area college has lower tuition than Lake Michigan College. Whether you earn your degree or transfer to a four-year school, you'll save money on your education.


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Living on Campus

Imagine having a place you can call home that offers a quiet place to study, where friendly faces are found down every hallway and you’re just steps away from classes and campus life. You’ll find your place at Beckwith Hall, located at LMC’s Benton Harbor campus.


More than Academics

Get the real college experience at Lake Michigan College. From student clubs to disability services, intercollegiate athletics to world-class performing arts productions, you'll find a chance to get involved when you become a Red Hawk.

Rocky the Red Hawk

Because of the flexible program, I was able to schedule my lab time around my job and priorities at home. My degree from LMC has helped me to get a full-time position as a licensed dental assistant with a great dental practice helping people!

Saleena Rothfuchs of South Bend

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Connect with us! Request more information or apply today, and we'll send you everything you need to begin your journey at LMC.

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