application - process and deadlines- dental assisting program

The Dental Assisting Application Period is currently closed and will reopen January 8, 2024. 

Please be sure to check back then for the live link to the online application.


The Application Process:    

1. Have a high school diploma or obtained a GED prior to entering the program. This is required per the Dental Board of California.

2. Be an existing SRJC student and have an SID#. If you are not a current student, you will need to apply to the college and obtain and SID# prior to filling out your Dental Assisting application.  The college application is free and can be completed online at

Note: Students who have a high school diploma from a school outside the United States must contact Admissions and Records for further information.   

3. Complete the online application.

4. The application can be saved to resume later; however, all applications must be submitted by the Deadline of March 3, 2023. No exceptions.

Online Application Link will Go Live January 8, 2024.   

Please check back then.

In the event that there are more qualified applicants than spaces available in the class, students will be randomly selected by computer lottery.


Application period: January 8, 2024 - March 4, 2024.

Applications will be accepted via online application only. No paper applications accepted and there are no exceptions to this process.


Questions about the program, application or application process? Please email