The Dental Laboratory Technology accredited program prepares students for employment in a variety of positions in today’s dental laboratories. The Dental Laboratory Technology program provides learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement.
Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in the area of dental laboratory technology. Graduates of the program receive a dental laboratory technology diploma and are eligible to sit for a National Board of Certification Recognized Graduate examination.
Minimum Program Length: 5 Semesters
Estimated Program Cost: $6,690
Gainful Employment Disclosure
- Must be 18 years of age
- Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply
- Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
- Transfer of previous post-secondary credits will be determined by the registrar
Student Performance/Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.
Blood and Airborne Pathogens: Students enrolled in Category I and II programs at Atlanta Technical College will be performing tasks in which there is a normal occurrence for exposure to blood, other potentially infectious body materials, and airborne pathogens. These tasks will be performed in the classroom, laboratory, and clinical activities for each occupational training program/course. Students will be required to present documentation of Hepatitis B and Tuberculosis immunizations as a result of potential occupational exposure. Students should contact their program directors for more information on policies and procedures regarding blood and airborne pathogens.
At a GlanceContact: Willie Johnson, Instructor