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Major: Dental Support Services and Allied Professions


Introduction

Dental support services and allied professions programs prepare students to provide patient care, take dental x-ray photographs, prepare patients and equipment for dental procedures, and discharge office administrative functions under the supervision of dentists and dental hygienists.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Dental Assisting/Assistant
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Dental Laboratory Technology/Technician
  • Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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