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NO Time?

Programs that can be Completed in One Year or Less! At Rio Salado College, we know that your time is valuable. That is why we offer several programs that you can complete in one year or less, so you can further your education while saving money and time. Here are a few of the many programs that could get you started on the road to a new career with a minimal time commitment. Online Clinical Dental Assisting

Certificate of Completion

How long does it take? You can finish the online clinical dental assisting certificate program in 9-12 months. What does a dental assistant do? Assist dentists in delivering quality oral healthcare to patients. What will I learn? Coursework covers dental anatomy, X-ray imaging and the clinical skills you need to start a career in the healthcare field. Courses are supplemented by comprehensive video instruction and feature unique distance lab kits mailed right to your home. Is there in-person training? Yes. In-person practicums are held in our stateof-the-art facility to provide hands-on experience in a lab setting. Students also take part in a 300 hour internship with a licensed dentist.

DID YOU KNOW? Rio Salado offers 8-week classes

Early Childhood/Human Development

Certificates of Completion in: Adult Development and Aging, Adolescent Development How long does it take? Both of these certificate programs require 16 credits, which can be completed within one year. What careers are involved with the Early Childhood/Human Development fields? Students at a paraprofessional level can find employment in many areas including: adoption and foster care, senior citizen centers, crisis intervention programs, group and halfway houses, social service agencies, psychiatric facilities and hospice care centers. What will I learn? Depending on the certificate, coursework focuses on the core competencies of adolescent development, parenting and family development, aging issues, and family and consumer science. What else should I know? By successfully completing Early Childhood coursework, you can fulfill the requirements for a National Credential and have the credits apply toward an associate degree at Rio Salado College.

U at Rio Salado College Magazine  

Rio Salado proudly introduces our new publication U @ Rio Salado Magazine. The publication is your compete guide to the Rio Salado community...

U at Rio Salado College Magazine  

Rio Salado proudly introduces our new publication U @ Rio Salado Magazine. The publication is your compete guide to the Rio Salado community...

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