Gainful Employment Disclosures – 2019


Program Name Diploma in Applied Science with major in Expanded Duty Dental Assistant (DAS.DAT)

This program is designed to be completed in 17 months

This program will cost $[Tuition $8,662 Books & Supplies $1,852] if completed within normal time.  There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.  


Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ [XX,XXX] of debt.  Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time with financial aid debt. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.


Program meets licensure requirements in the following States: SC

To perform expanded functions under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist in the state of South Carolina, a dental assistant must earn status as an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant (EDDA). To qualify, one must: 

1. Graduate from a CODA*-accredited dental assisting program (Florence-Darlington Technical College’s DAS.DAT program is CODA accredited) OR 

2.  Complete two years of continuous full-time employment as a chairside dental assistant.

*CODA (Commission on Dental Accreditation)


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