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Dental Technology Sciences Diploma
Dental Technology Sciences Diploma

Dental Technology Sciences Diploma

  • ID:VCC10031
  • Level:2-Year Dual Certificate
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (CAD)

  • Application Fee:$145.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$15,870.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$600.00
  • OtherFee/Year:$1,501.00
  • Application Fee:$145.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$15,870.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$600.00
  • OtherFee/Year:$1,501.00

* Student union, College initiative, Materials ( not including textbooks), Campus resource, Laundry, Uniform (deposit), Medical & Dental , U-PASS, Graduation, Program specific extra fees

Estimated Total/program:
$75,290.00
Apply
60
Accept letter
100
Visa
20
Fly
1

Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • Grade 12 graduation

  • Human Biology 12 with a minimum 'C+' grade, or equivalent

  • Chemistry 11, or Math 11, or Physics 11, with a minimum 'C+' grade, or equivalent

  • Applicants with educational documents not from a Canadian or American institution must complete a comprehensive evaluation of education from International Credential Education Service (ICES) in addition to the above admissions requirements. Applicants will be referred to the Department to assess eligibility.

English requirements

  • English 12 with a C+ or higher, or

  • IELTS Academic overall 6.5 (with no band less than 6.0)

  • Submit a Dental Tech Portfolio for review.

Other requirement

  • Requirements upon Acceptance

  • Criminal Record Check

  • Proof of a negative TB skin test or chest X-ray

  • Complete Immunization History Please review Important Health Requirements for the VCC School of Health Sciences.

  • RECOMMENDED CHARACTERISTICS

  • Good health including good eyesight and hearing.

  • Manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination.

  • Ability to give close attention to detail for sustained periods of time.

  • Ability to work accurately and neatly, and to manage time effectively.

  • Good command of spoken and written English

  • High standards of personal integrity and maturity.

  • Ability to take initiative and handle responsibility.

Course Information

Graduates of this diploma acquire the specialized knowledge and competencies comprising the scope of dental technology practice. This program is based on the College of Dental Technicians of BC (CDTBC) required standards of competency for entry to the Dental Technology profession. 

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates of the program are eligible to sit the College of Dental Technician of BC (CDTBC) after completing the work experience following the two-year-in-school program. Graduates are able to provide complete and partial denture treatment that meets the technical, anatomical, biological and physiological needs of the edentulous and semi edentulous patient.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance: CAD 600/ year

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