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Kaplan College-Jacksonville

7450 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32216
(904) 855-2405

11 miles from location
 
 
 
Campus Setting Institution Type Number of Programs Number of Subjects
n/a n/a n/a 11
Student Population In-State Tuition Out of State Tuition Enrollment/Graduation Rate
n/a n/a n/a n/a

Degrees Offered

2

Florida State College at Jacksonville

501 W State St, Jacksonville, Florida 32202
(904) 359-5433

6 miles from location
 
 
 
Campus Setting Institution Type Number of Programs Number of Subjects
City: Large 4-year, primarily associate's, Public 109 80
Student Population In-State Tuition Out of State Tuition Enrollment/Graduation Rate
28,877 $15,200 $13,194 30%

Degrees Offered

Bachelors
Associates
3

United Education Institute

3563 Phillips Highway, Jacksonville, Florida 32207
(949) 272-7200

284 miles from location
 
 
 
Campus Setting Institution Type Number of Programs Number of Subjects
Suburb: Large 2-year, Private for-profit 9 7
Student Population In-State Tuition Out of State Tuition Enrollment/Graduation Rate
1,793 n/a n/a 57%

Degrees Offered

Certificate
4

Everest University-Jacksonville

8226 Phillips Hwy, Jacksonville, Florida 32256-1240
(904) 731-4949

19 miles from location
 
 
 
Campus Setting Institution Type Number of Programs Number of Subjects
City: Large 4-year, primarily associate's, Private for-profit 18 17
Student Population In-State Tuition Out of State Tuition Enrollment/Graduation Rate
1,279 $17,014 $15,977 29%

Degrees Offered

Masters
Bachelors
Associates
5

Concorde Career Institute

7960 Arlington Expressway, Jacksonville, Florida 32211-7480
(904) 725-0525

11 miles from location
 
 
 
Campus Setting Institution Type Number of Programs Number of Subjects
City: Large 2-year, Private for-profit 9 11
Student Population In-State Tuition Out of State Tuition Enrollment/Graduation Rate
704 n/a n/a 68%

Degrees Offered

Associates
Certificate
Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
11 miles from location Kaplan College-Jacksonville Jacksonville FL n/a n/a n/a
6 miles from location Florida State College at Jacksonville Jacksonville FL 18.8342 n/a 28,877
284 miles from location United Education Institute Jacksonville FL 23.1567 71% 1,793
19 miles from location Everest University-Jacksonville Jacksonville FL 18.6584 100% 1,279
11 miles from location Concorde Career Institute Jacksonville FL 32.4707 100% 704

Jacksonville, Florida has 5 accredited dental assistant schools. Approximately 219 students graduated from dental assistant certificate programs at these schools in 2010.

Top School

The top-ranked school in Jacksonville that offers dental assistant courses is Concorde Career Institute. In 2010, it was ranked 68th in the country. Concorde Career Institute graduated 73 students from its dental assistant program in 2010.

Cost

The average tuition at Jacksonville accredited dental assistant schools is $6,293 per year. However, tuition at Jacksonville's dental assistant schools can range from $2,450 to $14,328 per year, depending on the school you attend.

You've earned a dental assisting certificate...now what?

A large number of Jacksonville dental assistant school graduates become dental assistants. 1,170 dental assistants were working in Jacksonville in 2010. That means 8 out of every 100 dental assistants in Florida work in Jacksonville.

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 19,990 dental assistants will be working in Florida. This would require the number of dental assistants to grow by 30%. This expected growth in the number of Florida dental assistants is slower than the growth that is expected for dental assistants around the US.

Salary

Jacksonville dental assistants earn on average $33,130 per year. But, salaries for dental assistants can vary. In 2010, dental assistants made as little as less than $18,510 per year or as much as more than $44,640 per year in Jacksonville.

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Jacksonville statistics regarding a dental assisting career, after graduating from a dental assistant training program at the dental assistant certificate, dental assistant associates degree, dental assistant bachelor's degree, dental assistant master's degree or dental assistant doctoral degree levels, and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as dental assisting or dental hygiene.

 
 

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Dental Assistant in Jacksonville, FL

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Dental Assistants + 1,170 $33,130 17.0%
2
Dental Laboratory Technicians + 250 $41,040 47.1%
 

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