Public comments being accepted for Dental Assistant program reaccreditation

Dental assistant students practice making molds during a class last fall.

The American Dental Association Commission on Accreditation will visit campus Sept. 15-16

As part of its reaccreditation process through the Commission on Dental Accreditation,  the dental assistant program at Dakota County Technical College is currently soliciting third party comments.  Students, patients and/or consumers of the program have the opportunity to provide comments to the Commission prior to the site visit.

Comments should address the accreditation standards and policies and procedures used in the American Dental Association Commission on Accreditation process for the dental Assistant program.  All comments must be received in the Commission’s office no later than sixty days prior to the program’s scheduled accreditation site visit on September 15-16, 2016   A copy of the accreditation standards and/or the Commissions policy on third party comments may be obtained by contacting the Commission at: Commission on Dental Accreditation 211 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, Illinois, 60611  800-621-8099

For more information visit the American Dental Association web site at