Become a Dental Assistant in 12 Weeks!

Start your new career without the burden of student debt or years of schooling.
Serving the greater Kansas City metropolitan area

You Qualify for Affordable Financial Options!

Licensed and regulated by The Missouri Department of Higher Education & Workforce Development.

Plaza Dental Assisting Academy of Kansas City is a state certified Dental Assisting Program with the lowest tuition in Kansas City.

Our Dental Assistant Training schedule is convenient and easy to learn with hands-on learning.

Why Dental Assisting?

Financial Qualifications

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Train and Get Practical Experience in a Real Dental Practice Using Real Equipment with Real Patient Situations

Are you ready to embark on a fast-paced education in dentistry, but you don’t want to spend years in school? If your answer is yes, the exciting field of dental assisting may be for you.
Plaza Dental Assisting Academy of Kansas City welcomes you! In just 12 weeks, our program teaches you the skills, technology and dental theory needed to succeed in the dental profession.
Dental assistants are in very high demand, offer excellent work hours, great pay (national average is $19 per hour), and an array of advancement opportunities and certifications.  Reach out to our admissions staff for more information. 
Plaza Dental Assisting Academy of Kansas City provides students with a detailed education in modern dental assisting practices, complete with hands-on training from practicing dental professionals in real dental practices.
With the completion of our program you’ll enter the dental profession, becoming a meaningful contribution to the dental field. Our career programs are mostly hands-on, chair-side instruction.

Change your Life in 12 Weeks!

Start your new career as a dental assistant. Our graduates include:

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a dental assistant make in Missouri?


 Is the average salary in Missouri according to the US Labor Department.

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Do I have to sit and attend boring lectures all day in this program?


This is a hands-on program In each class you will learn a new concept by actually doing it.

Our Program

How soon can I get a job after graduating?

Right away!

There is a serious nationwide shortage of Dental Assistants, and Dentists must find and hire Dental Assistants ASAP to keep their businesses running.

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Do you offer payment options?


Our program is inexpensive and everyone can afford it. We have a financial option that will work for you.

Cost & Payment Options

Can I keep my current job while in the program?


With a convenient class schedule, affordable tuition and a high graduation rate, everyone can have a successful dental assisting career.

Program Details

Are there career advancement opportunities with Dental Assisting?


There are a lot of opportunities to grow both financially and professionally in the dental field.

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Program Details

Download our Program Details PDF – you will find all the important and most up to date information about our program. 

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Why Plaza Dental Assisting Academy?

Plaza Dental Assisting Academy of Kansas City provides students with a detailed education in modern dental practices, complete with hands-on training from practicing dental professionals in real-life dental offices.

Financial Aid and Affordable Payment Options are available.  With a 100% Pass Rate, 100% Placement Rate and Job Placement Assistance you could be starting your new career soon.

True Hands-on Experience Assisting a Real Dentist With Real Patients.

Every one of our students will assist a licensed dentist one-on-one in various dental procedures on real patients – not just on manikins.

Clinical practice is performed on other students and real patients to enhance the learning experience – all under the watchful eyes of our instructors.

Affordable Tuition

Our learning model allows us to keep the cost of education extremely low. We offer financing with rates that are geared towards students.

Experienced Staff

We hire the most qualified and experienced instructors in town. All of our instructors are either distinguished dental assistants or dental professionals.

Convenient Schedule

We offer multiple locations and times, including Saturdays. Students will complete reading assignments and online quizzes during the week. 

This allows flexibility for our students to continue working while being prepared for their next career.

Digital Radiography Training & Beyond

Our students learn to take digital radiographs on state-of-the-art X-ray machines as well as with traditional film.

Every Plaza Dental Assisting Academy campus across the country has all the latest modern technology to train students to take excellent intraoral and extraoral radiographs.

Plaza Dental Assisting Academy of Kansas City has easy hands-on Dental Assisting classes.

We help you get a job in a dental office at the end of our program.  With Job Placement Assistance and a 100% pass rate just about anyone can start a new career in dental assisting.

We have low tuition and affordable payment options so you can afford to start your dental assisting career today, view Cost & Payment Options here.