POLICIES ON ADMISSION2017-07-17T14:58:06+00:00

Policies On Admission

Sandhills Dental Career Center, inc (SDCC) maintains an “open-door” admission policy for high school graduates, or graduates of a GED or equivalent Program who are a minimum of 17 years
of age.

Tuition must be paid in full by the 5th day of class. A minimum deposit of $295 is required to complete enrollment at registration. Final exams and certificates will not be awarded until tuition is paid in full.

A full refund will be made if written withdrawal is received 30 days prior to first day of class student has enrolled to begin. Any monies provide by grant programs will be refunded to appropriate program.

If withdrawal is following first day of class and prior to 2nd class, any tuition paid less a $475 processing fee will be refunded within 30 days of written withdrawal.

For any withdrawals from Class 2 through Class 5, $330 per session will be charges plus a $475 processing fee, any remaining balance will be refunded within 30 days of written withdrawal to the appropriate party.

Methods of Payment: Cash, Personal Check, Money Order, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, WIA as approved, Alternate Approved Payment Methods.

GRADUATION POLICIES

A graduation certificate, letter of recommendation, and pin will only be awarded to those students attaining a 75% or above grade average. Those students whose grade average is below 75% will not receive a certificate and letter of recommendation, but will be allowed to retake the entire course (if desired) at a reduced fee of $1500.

POLICIES OF LEAVE/ABSENCE

Attendance is critical. Students may have no more than 16 hours of absences and pass. If emergency or medical conditions arise, administration will discuss make-up or transfer arrangements on an individual basis. (DOCTORS NOTICE IS REQUIRED)

LAB MAKE UP DAYS ARE OFFERED ON DAY 10 OF EACH CLASS TO ALLOW OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE UP AND REVIEW LABS.

DISCIPLINARY POLICIES

Students are expected to adhere to a strict honor code and demonstrate a professional attitude at
all times. If students are found cheating on any test or exams or if students participate in any activity felt to jeopardize the safety of fellow students or faculty (physically or verbally), that student will be subject to expulsion with no refund.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Started in 1987, this program was the first in the country to train dental assistants in an actual practicing dental office.

LEARN MORE

COURSE OUTLINE

The morning lecture is followed by an afternoon of clinical, “hands on” training in our state-of-the-art practicing dental office. During their course of study, the students learn the operation of all equipment, instrumentation and materials commonly used in a general dental practice.

SEE MORE

COURSE SCHEDULE

We offer 3 sessions a year, Spring, Fall & Winter. All classes are held on Saturday

READ MORE

Achieve Your Career Goals

Become a Dental Assistant in 11 Saturday Sessions

TUITION

Tuition covers all costs for the course. All supplies, materials, teaching aids, books, class notes, etc., are supplied at no additional charge.

SEE MORE

POLICIES ON ADMISSION

Sandhills Dental Career Center maintains an “open-door” admission policy for high school graduates, or graduates of a GED or equivalent program who are a minimum of 17 years of age.

LEARN MORE

ENROLLMENT APPLICATION

Apply online today to begin your new career. One form is all it takes.

SEE MORE