Gainful Employment Programs
Massasoit Community College - OPEID: 00217700 - Disclosure for Gainful Employment Programs
The Dental Assistant program at Massasoit Community College is a certificate program that is designed to take 9 months to complete.
Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Code: 510601.
The program prepares students to be Dental Assistants (SOC Code: 31-9091.00). For further information about this and related occupations, please link to the Department of Labor’s O*NET web site @ http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-9091.00 .
Total tuition and required fees for entire program: $ 6760
Total estimated costs for books and supplies for entire program: $ 2729 (Includes est. $1000 for books; $1049 for health insurance which may be waived if carrying own.)
Massasoit does not offer any housing.
Total costs: $ 9489
Please refer to http://www.massasoit.mass.edu/admissions/tuitn.cfm for the most current cost information.
Debt at Program Completion
In 2012, 15 completed the program. Of these, 5 (33%) had some type of student loan debt.
The median cumulative debt for all completers in 2012 was as follows:
Federal student loan debt: $5,500
Of the 15 students completing the program in 2012, 12 (80%) completed within the normal time of 9 months.
For more information on our Dental Assistant program, please visit http://www.massasoit.mass.edu/acad_depts/certs/dental.cfm or contact our Admissions Office. This certificate is eligible for financial aid; please contact our Financial Aid Office to discuss your options.