This program trains students in the art and science of manufacturing corrective devices and replacements for natural teeth. Upon graduation, students are qualified to work in a commercial dental laboratory where they play a vital role in aiding dentists to create beautiful smiles and optimum oral health.
Please contact Vickey Myatt at Vickey.Myatt@tcatnashville.edu or (615) 425-5533 with any questions regarding the Dental Lab Technology program.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
Class Offerings – January 2019
Instruction in the Dental Lab Technology program is individualized. A student may enroll when a vacancy occurs and exits the program when the desired proficiency level has been attained. Acceptance is based on first-come, first-serve.
How to Apply for the Dental Lab Program
Applicants must complete an on-line application and provide the campus with a copy of one of the following for proof of educations.
- High School transcript/diploma, or GED certificate/scores
- Complete an on-line application to the school – https://tcatnashville.edu/future-students/admissions
Class meets Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 3:00 p.m.
Cost of Training
For the costs of the Dental Lab Technology program, please refer to the expense sheet available on the school website. The costs include tuition, textbooks, supplies, and tools required for the program.
NOTE: Textbooks and uniforms are required the first day of class. The Instructor will provide a supply list on the first day of class. The student is responsible for purchasing supplies needed for the program.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
Vickey Myatt, Allied Health Secretary ------- (615) 425-5533
Vijay Ramcharan, Dental Lab Instructor ------- (615) 425-5566
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209
Construct and repair full or partial dentures or dental appliances.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 490
Current job openings per year: 70