Vermont contains one school that offers dental assistant programs. Vermont Technical College has a total student population of 1,662 and is the 391st highest ranked school in America.
Dental Assistant students from Vermont schools who go on to become dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 294,020 people working as dental assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,000. Also, Dental hygienists make on average $67,860 per year and there are about 173,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Vermont alone, there are 630 employed dental hygienists earning an average yearly salary of $64,430. Dental assistants in this state earn $35,730/yr and there are 470 employed.
Also, within the dental assistant schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from dental assistant, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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