Profession expected to grow much faster than other fields
Northampton Community College (NCC) will hold a free information session about its dental assisting program and a tour of its dental facilities on Thursday, March 5, 6:00 p.m., at the Fowler Family Southside Center, 511 E. Third Street, Bethlehem.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the demand for dental assistants is expected to grow much faster than other occupations.
Under the supervision of a dentist, dental assistants prepare instruments and materials, assess and educate patients, perform office administration, greet and assist patients, and carry out other responsibilities.
To enroll and for more information, visit www.northampton.edu/HealthcareCourses or call 610-332-6585.
About Northampton Community College
With an enduring commitment to the regional community it serves and a focus on student success, Northampton Community College has developed a reputation as an institution of extraordinary distinction, earning accolades at the state and national levels for innovative programs, outstanding faculty and impressive student achievements. It counts among its successful alumni a four-time Pulitzer Prize winner and an Academy Award winning director as well as a host of CEOs, presidents, and leaders of business and industry. Today, Northampton Community College has locations in Bethlehem, Southside Bethlehem, Easton, and Monroe County, serving 30,000 students each year from 53 counties, 42 countries and 25 states. For more information, or to apply, please visit www.northampton.edu. Follow NCC on Twitter and Snapchat @NorthamptonComm and on Instagram @NorthamptonCommCollege. Like NCC on Facebook at Northampton Community College.