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Campus(s): MCC-Penn Valley, Health Science Institute
Program Coordinator:Hema Udupa, 816.604.4237
Application deadline: Feb 15th

The Health Science Institute (HSI) was designed to centralize the health career programs in one building that mimics both healthcare and real life settings, incorporates instructional methodologies such as; interdisciplinary simulated learning using state-of-the-art equipment and cloud base lecture capture which allows student access to learning materials 24/7.  The combined elements of this model fosters student fellowship, life-long learning and supports student success. The health career programs are affordable, accredited and yield a good return on the student’s investment through gainful employment and high wage salaries.  

Information Session Night

Please join us to learn more about MCC's Dental Assistant program including prerequisites, duration of the program, and such. The field of dental assisting is exciting, diverse, and rewarding. Some of the benefits of becoming a dental assistant is job mobility, greater earning power, professional advantage, peer recognition and enhanced employment opportunities. Also, job placement for our graduates has been 100%.

October 24, 2019, 6:00 pm
Health Science Institute (Room 114), 3444 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111

RSVP to the Dental Assistant Information Session

Program Fees
Total Cost - Used/New
Textbooks $340.54/$742.39
Safety Glasses ( 2 Sets) $11*
Uniforms (2 sets) $100*
Shoes $45*
Immunizations Costs vary
ADAA student membership with Insurance $45
Document Management Program  $106
  • Criminal Background Check
  • FCSR
  • Drug Screen
Course Fees
Total Cost*
Allied Health $840
Laboratory $574
Clinical $50
Dosimeter $120
Evaluation SUpport $400
Certification Exam $575
Expanded Functions/MDA $200

Approximate Cost*

Total Approximate Cost of the Dental Assisting Program (In-District):
DENA AAS=$11,100 
DENA Certificate=$8,430

Approximate cost per semester for DENA courses: $2759*

Refer to this link to find out about MCC’s payment plan.

Last Modified: 9/26/19