Tunxis is operating under special conditions due to COVID-19.
College buildings are currently closed and all classes have been moved online until further notice.
Tunxis faculty and staff are available to answer questions, take registrations and assist you remotely.
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The application deadline for the Dental Assisting Program has been extended to accommodate applicants.

The Tunxis Community College Dental Assisting program provides the skills and knowledge necessary to function effectively as an integral member of the dental health team.

The Tunxis Community College Dental Assisting program is currently the longest existing Dental Assisting Program continually accredited through the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) in the State

The program has a 30 year affiliation with University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine.

The program utilizes the facilities of the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, federal, state and local hospitals, and community health clinics. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the Dental Assisting National Board examination.

The dental assistant certificate has been granted the accreditation status of “approval without reporting requirements”.