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Dental Assistant Schools in Asheville, North Carolina

There are two schools located near Asheville, NC offering dental assistant programs. In 2010, 43 students graduated with degrees from Asheville dental assistant schools.

Overview

On average, 39 students graduate from programs in this city in dental assisting every year. This accounts for about 15% of dental assistant students who schools in the state of North Carolina graduate. 43 students graduated with certificates in dental assisting in 2010.

Two dental assistant schools are located in Asheville. Of these, two schools are public. Tuition at a public dental assistant school varies from $1,609 to $1,874.

Average tuition for programs in dental assisting is $1,708. While the highest tuition for dental assistant programs, which is $1,874 every year, is at Western Piedmont Community College, the lowest tuition in Asheville is at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College-Buncombe Technical Community College.

Dental assistant schools in Asheville offer certificates.

Dental Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Asheville, North Carolina

On average, 39 students graduate from programs in this city in dental assisting every year. This accounts for about 15% of dental assistant students who schools in the state of North Carolina graduate. 43 students graduated with certificates in dental assisting in 2010.

Dental Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Asheville, North Carolina

  • Certificate 2006: 46
  • Certificate 2007: 34
  • Certificate 2008: 36
  • Certificate 2009: 36
  • Certificate 2010: 43

Dental Assistant Program Availability in Asheville, North Carolina

Asheville schools offer a total of two programs in dental assisting.

Dental Assistant Program Availability in Asheville, North Carolina

  • Certificate: 2

Career Trends

Dental Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Dental Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Dental Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27380
  • 25th Percentile: 32140
  • Median: 36690
  • 75th Percentile: 41040
  • 90th Percentile: 45360

Career Trends

Dental Assistants — Employment Trend

Dental Assistants — Employment Trend

Dental Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31250
  • Median Salary 2007: 29890
  • Median Salary 2008: 33020
  • Median Salary 2009: 35120
  • Median Salary 2010: 36690
  • Total Employed 2006: 460
  • Total Employed 2007: 440
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 430

Asheville vs North Carolina Dental Assistant Employment

Asheville vs North Carolina Dental Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Asheville: 5.125% (430)

Dental Assistant Schools in Asheville, North Carolina

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1. Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College - Buncombe Technical Community College

340 Victoria Rd
Asheville, NC 28801-4897
(828) 254-1921

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College-Buncombe Technical Community College offers one dental assistant program and this school is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown Asheville. Overall, 8,059 students seek degrees in 87 Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College-Buncombe Technical Community College programs.