dental laboratory technology
course work includes in-depth studies of fabrication techniques for both fixed and removable dental prostheses. the dental laboratory technology student will be exposed to classroom, laboratory, and clinical rotation training.
graduates may qualify to take the recognized graduate examination administered by the national board for certification and may be employed by commercial laboratories, dental office laboratories, dental manufacturers, or as the owner of a dental laboratory.
the dental laboratory technology program is accredited by the commission on dental accreditation. the commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the united states department of education. the commissionon dental accreditation can be contacted at 312- 440-4653 or at 211 east chicago avenue, chicago, il 60611-2678. view the commission’s website.
how to apply:
program applications are accepted february 1– july 15.
- view the admissions checklist.
- use the button below to apply to durham tech following the health technologies enrollment steps. once prerequisites are completed,
- apply to the dental technology program using the program application form.
if you have questions about admissions requirements after reviewing the information, you may contact ta'yonda saunders.
Estimated Tuition & Fees
minimum credit hours
current and upcoming course offerings
|course number||title||credit hours|
|aca-122||college transfer success||1|
|dlt-123||crown and bridge||6|
|dlt-126||advanced crown and bridge||4|
|dlt-211||advanced complete dentures||6|
|dlt-215||adv partial dentures||3|
|dlt-222||advanced ceramic techniques||4|
|dlt-224||dental lab practice||2|
|eng-111||writing and inquiry||3|
|eng-112||writing and research in the disciplines||3|
|mat-110||mathematical measurement and literacy||3|
|phs-121||applied physical science i||4|