FAQ

The application process is very simple!
  1. You can call us at (855)803-5033 and we can complete the process with you by phone.
  2. You can schedule a tour with our advisor and enroll in person at our NDA North Dallas Campus.
  3. Send us an email at rebecawilliams@nationaldentalacademydallas.com and we can answer questions or send you enrollment paperwork via email!
The only admissions requirements are that you are proficient in the English Language and that you have basic computer skills. You also must be at least 17 years of age and have your GED/HSED or High School Diploma. We warmly welcome High School Seniors to check out our classes! There is NO admissions testing and NO wait lists.
Typically we will run about three classes per year. We may add a class if needed to accommodate the demand of our students.
Absolutely! The great thing about National Dental Academy’s Dental Assisting Program is that upon graduation you are qualified to work for a General Dentist or a Specialist! You will have the skills to assume either a Dental Assisting Position or an Administrative Role in a variety of settings.
The National Average is $16.67 per hour according to the US Bureau of Labor and Statistics. The range of starting salaries can typically be anywhere from $13-$20/hour starting!
Tuition for the course is $3995.00 and this includes: Tuition, Lab Fees, Textbooks/Text Rental, State Examination, CPR Certification, Scrubs, a set of all 10 lectures on a USB Drive and all graduation materials! Everything needed to take the course is included in this fee. Pay in full and get a $200 Scholarship making tuition $3795.00! (2.75% fee applies if payment is paid via credit/debit - applies to non-scholarship students).
Yes! It is very important to us that our students find positions when they are done with the program. We have incorporated resume building as part of the curriculum. We make sure that all of our students leave with a strong resume will write letters of recommendation on their behalf and help put together materials to send out to potential employers. National Dental Academy Alumni can rest easy knowing that the NDA staff is always available as a resource when looking for employment. We also partner with one of the largest Dental Employers in the country so we often have the inside track on Dental Assisting positions across the country!
No, due to our program length we are not able to receive Federal Financial Aid. However, we offer tuition financing to make tuition affordable to our students. We have several different payment options, some are interest free! Call (855)803-5033 or your Enrollment Team Member for details.
National Dental Academy is not accredited at this time but all of our programs ARE TEXAS STATE APPROVED! NDA is not accredited due to our accelerated program length – it is important that we serve as an effective alternative to traditional full time Dental Assisting Classes. We strive to serve students that can not commit to a full time school schedule therefore NDA is an affordable option that focuses on teaching you the skills you need to be successful in your new career!
You will receive a Completion Certificate stating that you are a Trained Dental Assistant, a Dental Assisting pin, A USB Drive with all 10 lectures and FREE Placement Assistance in your new career!
Classes will run from 8AM to about 5PM for ten consecutive Saturdays.