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Dental Support Services at New Mexico State University - Dona Ana

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Dental Support Services at New Mexico State University - Dona Ana

Every dental support services school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the dental support program at New Mexico State University - Dona Ana stacks up to those at other schools.

NMSU Dona Ana is located in Las Cruces, New Mexico and approximately 8,054 students attend the school each year.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Dental Support Services section at the bottom of this page.

NMSU Dona Ana Dental Support Services Degrees Available

  • Undergrad Certificate in Dental Support (1 - 4 Years)
  • Associate’s Degree in Dental Support

NMSU Dona Ana Dental Support Services Rankings

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Dental Support Student Demographics at NMSU Dona Ana

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the dental support majors at New Mexico State University - Dona Ana.

NMSU Dona Ana Dental Support Services Associate’s Program

91% Women
91% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
For the most recent academic year available, 9% of dental support associate's degrees went to men and 91% went to women.

NMSU Dona Ana Gender Breakdown of Dental Support Services Associate's Degree Grads

NMSU Dona Ana does a better job with serving racial-ethnic minorities than the typical school does. Its associate's program in dental support graduates 41% more racial-ethnic minorities than the nationwide average.*

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from New Mexico State University - Dona Ana with a associate's in dental support.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Dental Support Services Majors at New Mexico State University - Dona Ana
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 10
White 1
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Careers That Dental Support Grads May Go Into

A degree in dental support can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NM, the home state for New Mexico State University - Dona Ana.

Occupation Jobs in NM Average Salary in NM
Dental Assistants 2,670 $34,870
Health Specialties Professors 1,300 $150,170
Dental Hygienists 1,040 $75,860
Dental Laboratory Technicians 130 $38,390

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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