Pure Dental Assistant Academy offers an internal 40-hour Externship Program to *eligible students that provides real-world experiences they need to become confident and skilled dental assistants. The externship portion of our course allows our students the opportunity to work under the direct guidance of experienced dental professionals in a local dental office.
*Eligible/Qualified are those who graduate in the top 10% of their class. All students that are not eligible/qualified for a MINT Dentistry Externship will receive assistance in an external externship placement.
The final grade average will be based on the completion of all listed requirements and will be determined by the following grading scale:
A – 90-100
B – 89-80
C – 79-70
F- 69 and below
Student performance will be evaluated in the following manner:
Hands-on Training 35%
Final Exam 20%
Monday May 30, 2022 (Memorial Day)
Monday July 4, 2022 (Observation of Independence Day)
Monday September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)
November 24-25, 2022 (Thanksgiving Break)
December 23, 2022 (Early Release 12pm)
December 30, 2022 (Early Release 12pm)