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Dental Laboratory Technology Plans of Study

2015 – 2016

Dental Laboratory Technology Associate Degree

Complete Denture Techniques Certificate

Dental Ceramic Techniques Certificate

Gainful Employment Information for Dental Ceramic Techniques Certificate

Cast Partial Denture Techniques Certificate

Crown and Bridge Techniques Certificate

Gainful Employment Information for Crown and Bridge Techniques Certificate


2014 – 2015

Dental Laboratory Technology Associate Degree


2013 – 2014

Dental Laboratory Technology Associate Degree


Dental Laboratory Technology (A45280) – Printable Version (pdf)
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER, 2015
DLT 111 Dental Anatomy/Physiology 3 6 5
DLT 114 Dental Materials 1 6 3
DLT 116 Complete Dentures 1 9 4
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 0 2 1
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry* 3 0 3
PHS 121 Applied Physical Science I 3 2 4
SPRING SEMESTER, 2016
DLT 123 Crown & Bridge 2 12 6
DLT 211 Advanced Complete Dentures 2 12 6
MAT 110 Math Measurement and Literacy 2 2 3
Social Science Elective     3
SUMMER TERM, 2016
DLT 119 Wrought-Ortho Appliances 1 9 4
DLT 126 Advanced Crown & Bridge 1 9 4
Humanities Elective     3
FALL SEMESTER, 2016
CIS 1103 Computer basics 0 2 1
DLT 118 Cast Partial Dentures 3 9 6
DLT 217 Ceramic Techniques 2 9 5
DLT 219 Jurisprudence & Ethics 1 0 1
ENG 112 Writing/Research in Disciplines 3 0 3
SPRING SEMESTER, 2017
DLT 215 Advanced Partial Dentures 1 6 3
DLT 222 Advanced Ceramic Techniques 2 6 4
DLT 224 Dental Lab Practice 0 20 2
Total Semester Hours Required for AAS Degree 74

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

*ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A and RED 070, RED 080, RED 090 or DRE 096, 097, 098; MAT 050,MAT 060, MAT 070 or DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040 may be required based on placement test results.

Humanities Electives: ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, ART 117, DRA 111, DRA 122, ENG 231, ENG 232, ENG 233, ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 251, ENG 252, ENG 261, ENG 262, HUM 110, HUM 115, HUM 120, HUM 121, HUM 122, HUM 150, HUM 160, MUS 110, MUS 113, PHI 215, PHI 240, REL 110, REL 211.

Social Science Electives:ANT 210, ANT 220, ECO 251, ECO 252, GEO 111, GEO 112, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 121, HIS 122, HIS 131, HIS 132, HIS 236, POL 120, POL 220, PSY 150, PSY 237, PSY 241, PSY 263, PSY 281, SOC 210, SOC 213, SOC 215, SOC 220, SOC 225

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 overall grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact Admissions and Enrollment Services to determine if readmission is necessary.