Health Science

Dental Laboratory Technology

Enter a career in the health science field!

NEXT CLASS BEGINS August 16, 2022 (Click Here for more information)

Are you looking for a career with high earning potential and flexibility? Then the Dental Laboratory Technology program is for you! If you are creative, detail-oriented, like to work with your hands and can distinguish between subtle shades of color, you can enter a rewarding field.

Students will learn how to construct and repair full and partial dentures, fabricate crowns and bridges, apply porcelain, and construct orthodontic appliances. Training includes a practicum experience in an assigned dental laboratory.

Employment opportunities are available nationwide and you can work for a dental laboratory or own one.

Course NumberTitleLength
DTE0400Orientation to Dental Laboratory Technology18 hours
DTE0433Denture Technician 1319 hours
DTE0434Denture Technician 2319 hours
DTE0435Advanced Denture Technician349 hours
DTE0441Crown And Bridge Technician285 hours
DTE0461Ceramic Technician285 hours
DTE0451Implant, Attachment & Hybrid Restoration Technician285 hours
DTE0481Master Dental Laboratory Technician180 hours

Program costs:

ItemCost
FL Resident Tuition$5,712.00
Out of State Tuition$22,848.00
Registration, Activity, Lab, Test, Insurance, and Trust Fees$1,200.00
Books, Supplies$193.00
Industry Certification & State Credential Exam Costs$255.00
FL Resident Total$7,360.00
Out of State Total$24,496.00

*Prices are subject to change without notice.

Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Please visit studentaid.gov to apply.

Certification

  • Certified Dental Technician (Recognized Graduate)

Employment Opportunities

  • Dental Laboratories

College Credit

Graduates may be awarded credits towards an Associate of Science Degree or Associate of Applied Science Degree at select Florida state colleges. Please click here for additional details.

Accreditation

American Dental Association’s Commission on Dental Accreditation

Admissions Requirements

  • Schedule a basic skills assessment ($15) or provide official documentation of a basic skills exemption to your program counselor/advisor.
  • Schedule an appointment with your program counselor/advisor for basic skills assessment results and/or a program specific orientation.
  • Register for classes during open enrollment. Program registration runs on a first come, first served basis.

Program Info

Program Length:

2040 hours ǀ 18 months 

Program Offered:

August and January

Delivery Method:

Traditional

Days & Times:

  • Monday – Friday,
    8:00am – 2:30pm

Enroll in our Dental Laboratory Technology program today.

To get started in the Dental Laboratory Technology program, Sign Up today for a program orientation or contact the counselor at: [email protected]

For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (754) 321-5700.

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