Dental Laboratory Technology
Enter a career in the health science field!
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.
|DTE0400||Orientation to Dental Laboratory Technology||18 hours|
|DTE0433||Denture Technician 1||319 hours|
|DTE0434||Denture Technician 2||319 hours|
|DTE0435||Advanced Denture Technician||349 hours|
|DTE0441||Crown And Bridge Technician||285 hours|
|DTE0461||Ceramic Technician||285 hours|
|DTE0451||Implant, Attachment & Hybrid Restoration Technician||285 hours|
|DTE0481||Master Dental Laboratory Technician||180 hours|
|FL Resident Tuition||$5,712.00|
|Out of State Tuition||$22,848.00|
|Registration, Activity, Lab, Test, Insurance, and Trust Fees||$1,200.00|
|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.
- Certified Dental Technician (Recognized Graduate)
- Dental Laboratories
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.
American Dental Association’s Commission on Dental Accreditation
- 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.
2040 hours ǀ 18 months
August and January
Days & Times:
- Monday – Friday,
8:00am – 2:30pm
Follow McFatter’s Department of Medical Technology