Essential questions

Mrs. faries

what are 3 jobs in the module im studying?

  • Dentist
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Hygienist

what are the education requirments for those jobs?

dentist Education: Phd

dental assistant Education: There are no formal education requirements for entering a career in dental assisting. Some assistants have a high school diploma and only receive on-the-job training; however, post secondary dental assisting programs offer more comprehensive career training.

Dental hygienist education - associates degree

what is the salary for those jobs?

dentist Salary: $145,240

dental assistant Salary: $34,500

dental hygienist Salary: $70,200