Program Information

Credit/noncredit classes are being delivered remotely through the end of the spring semester. The Support Services page lists student services available remotely. Please check College of Marin Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Resources for the latest information related to COVID-19.

Full-time students (10 months) can complete the program in two (2) semesters and one (1) summer session

Part-time students (18 months) can complete the program in four (4) semesters and one (1) summer session We recommend that all applicants meet with a college counselor prior to applying to the program to plan their course of study. Due to clinical scheduling, it is strongly recommended that ALL course requirements for RDA licensure be taken prior to entry into the dental program.

Registered Dental Assisting Program Orientation for Enrolled Students:
Fall 2020 TBD 

Requirements for Registered Dental Assisting Program

  • Current CPR certification (American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers ONLY)
  • High School Graduation, GED or its equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 yrs or older
  • Health Clearance Form (link to PDF)