Requirements for Dental Assisting Applicants:
- Have a High School Diploma or GED before entering the Dental Assisting program. This is required per the Dental Board of California.
- Be 18 years of age by the time the program starts in the Fall.
- Have left your former institution in good standing with a minimum 2.0 GPA.
*Please be sure your transcripts from high school (if that's the last school attended) are on file with Admissions & Records.
*If you are an SRJC student and not in good academic standing at the time of application (minimum 2.0 GPA), please meet with a Health Science Counselor to see what would be required to be in good standing. Call (707) 527-4451 (Santa Rosa) or (707) 778-3914 (Petaluma) to speak with a Counselor. If you are a transfer student, not in good standing at your former institution, please contact that school to see how to improve that.
The following courses are highly recommended for SRJC success:
CSKLS 334 and COUN 60
College Skills 334:
Counseling 60: Effective Study Workshop