Career Advantages

Dental assisting is a challenging and rewarding career, demanding versatility and a willingness to assume responsibility for many different tasks. Flexibility: Since dental assistants are in demand, career options include both full-time and part-time positions.
Excellent working conditions:
Dental offices are interesting, pleasant, people-oriented environments in which to work.
Personal satisfaction: Dental assisting involves people contact, and with this personal interaction comes the personal satisfaction of knowing you’ve helped someone by helping to provide valuable health service.
Corporate office is (678) 819-3919


The secret of success

We provide you with the resources to share your new skills with potential employers to start your career as a Dental Assistant. In order to view detailed job placement and completion information on the programs offered by the Dental Staff School, please visit  THEC and click on the authorized institutions data button

Core Beliefs

Dental Staff School values its diverse student population and is committed to providing these students with high quality, comprehensive instructional programs and support services that improve student success and offer clear pathways to achieve personal, educational, and career goals. In doing so, the school develops in students the knowledge, skills, and values that prepare them to be productive participants in the global community.


To provide a high caliber curriculum that adheres to the current dental healthcare standards and procedures in the dental field. To create a faculty effective teaching practice in both didactic and clinical activities and to provide learning opportunities incorporating modern dental equipment. To prepare the student for employment as a safe, competent, and regulation-compliant dental health care professional.


Dental Staff School fulfills new program in dental assisting for trained dental assistants. Dental Staff School is a hands-on vocational school started in 2005 with its first class of students in the new dental assisting program based at its Knoxville and Chattanooga locations.


“Due to the fact that there is a national dental assistant shortage that is projected to continue through 2024, our dental assisting students are in an optimal position to enter the job market,” said Corion Dews, Dental Staff School program director.

Client Testimonials

Dont’t take our word for it – here’s what our clients say:

Michele Mehler 5star 
An amazing school to start a very rewarding career. Instructors that don’t just teach you, they encourage you and work side by side with you to see one, do one teach one. The entire team effort will be your family long after you have taken your last class. 

“My dental assistant job is perfect for my career, and will also help me with my other responsibilities for my family. The hands on training made it easier to learn and I was able to double my rate of pay in just ten weeks and I Love my new job and employer.”  Amanda G. from Hampton, GA “I feel like I received the same training as other schools in less than half the time, plus all the great hands on experience.” I will now have the opportunity for a better life for myself and family” Nicole W. from Sharpsburg, GA

Amazing school! I learned so much and have enjoyed my time here. The instructors are awesome and really prepare us for our career.

Hey, Janet! Not sure if you got my email a few weeks back. I got a job here in Morristown. He’s a general dentist. He was so pleased with all the information from the school. I really think that’s what landed me the position. Thank you and the other instructors so much for such a wonderful school experience! I’m so excited to start a new career in dentistry! This is my second week and I’m loving it! I started assisting the second day and even though every Dr. is different, I think he’s impressed with what I know. Thank you! Emily H from Morristown, TN

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