OpenSite

Get Started!

School Finder

Start here to find your school

1
2
3

Top Online Schools

Dental Assistant Schools in Kansas

There are three Kansas schools offering dental assistant programs. 46 students graduated from programs at Kansas dental assistant schools in 2010. 41 of all these students graduated with certificates and five of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

47 students graduate from programs in Kansas in dental assisting, on average, per year. Out of those, 41 students graduated with certificates in dental assisting and five with an associate's level degree.

Three dental assistant schools are in Kansas. And of these, three schools are public. Tuition at a public dental assistant school varies from $3,584 to $5,328.

Average tuition for programs in dental assisting is $4,542. While the lowest tuition in this state is at Flint Hills Technical College, the highest tuition for dental assistant programs, which is $5,328 per year, is at Wichita Area Technical College.

Dental assistant schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Dental Assistant Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

47 students graduate from programs in Kansas in dental assisting, on average, per year. Out of those, 41 students graduated with certificates in dental assisting and five with an associate's level degree.

Dental Assistant Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 47
  • Certificate 2007: 46
  • Certificate 2008: 48
  • Certificate 2009: 54
  • Certificate 2010: 41
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 1
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 5

Dental Assistant Program Availability in Kansas

Schools in Kansas offer a total of six programs in dental assisting. Of these programs, approximately 50% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Dental Assistant Program Availability in Kansas

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 3

Career Trends

Dental Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Dental Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Dental Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21290
  • 25th Percentile: 25550
  • Median: 31400
  • 75th Percentile: 38470
  • 90th Percentile: 44890

Career Trends

Dental Assistants — Employment Trend

Dental Assistants — Employment Trend

Dental Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27830
  • Median Salary 2007: 30130
  • Median Salary 2008: 30960
  • Median Salary 2009: 31820
  • Median Salary 2010: 31400
  • Total Employed 2006: 2820
  • Total Employed 2007: 2760
  • Total Employed 2008: 2900
  • Total Employed 2009: 2880
  • Total Employed 2010: 3050

Kansas vs National Dental Assistant Employment

Kansas vs National Dental Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 1.037% (3050)

Dental Assistant Schools in Kansas

1-3 of 3

Change Your Location

Degrees Available

Campus Setting

Graduation Rate

% - %

Total Student Population

-

In-State Tuition

$ - $

Out-of-State Tuition

$ - $

1. Wichita Area Technical College

4004 N Webb Rd. Bldg 100
Wichita, KS 67226
(316) 677-9400

Wichita Area Technical College, which is near Wichita, is in a rural area. This school offers two programs in dental assisting. Out of those, this technical college offers one certificate in dental assisting to students and one associate's level dental assisting degree. This school is one of 9 technical colleges in Kansas. It is the third largest institution in the state of Kansas offering dental assisting in terms of programs.

2. Salina Area Technical College

2562 Centennial Road
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-3100

Salina Area Technical College offers two dental assistant programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in dental assisting by this school and one associate's level degree in dental assisting. Overall, 408 students pursue degrees in 32 Salina Area Technical College programs. This public school is the second oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering dental assistant programs.

3. Flint Hills Technical College

3301 W 18th St
Emporia, KS 66801-5957
(620) 343-4600x1300

Flint Hills Technical College is located in Emporia, KS. It offers two dental assistant programs. Specifically, it offers students one dental assistant certificate and one dental assistant degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the second largest institution in the state of Kansas offering dental assisting.