Get Started/Apply

All students need to complete the CPCC application and submit appropriate documents for admissions to CPCC before applying to the Dental Assisting program. Once the application has been submitted and accepted, a student can apply to the Dental Assisting program.

Select the appropriate link below to Get Started.

Step 1: Click here for suggestions to enhance your application

Step 2: Complete CPCC Application

Central Piedmont Community College application process

Step 3: Meet with an academic advisor to determine if the required Math and English placement tests are needed or eligibility for a waiver to be exempt from placement testing

Academic Advising

Step 4: Complete the Dental Assisting program application

CPCC Dental Assisting Program Application

Example Dental Assisting Application

Note: For additional information about the criminal background check and drug screen requirements, click here


For questions about admissions for the Dental Assisting program, please email or schedule an appointment to meet with the Admissions Specialist for this program.