Dental Laboratory Technology

About

Students may contact the office for information by emailing Marsha Nikahd at at marsha.nikahd@tcatnashville.edu or by emailing Vickey Myatt at vickey.myatt@tcatnashville.edu

Next Class – September 2020

Acceptance is based on first-come, first-serve.

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.

Overview

Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 16 Months
Clock Hours 1,728
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,348.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $1,100.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Dental Lab Model Maker432Certificate
Dental Laboratory Waxer864Certificate
Dental lab Metal Finisher1296Diploma
Dental Lab Technician1728Diploma

Next Class – September 2020

Acceptance is based on first-come, first-serve.

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.

Class Schedule

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.

Vijay Ramcharan, Dental Lab Instructor  -------   (615) 425-5566

Campus Locations

Main Campus
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209

Job Duties

Construct and repair full or partial dentures or dental appliances.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 490

Current job openings per year: 70

Books and Supplies Lists

Instructors

Vijay Ramcharan
(615) 425-5566

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