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Dental Support Services Schools in Illinois

667 Dental Support students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Dental Support Services is the 71st most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Dental Support Services Majors in Illinois

Dental Support majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 302
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 220
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 220
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 102
Bachelor’s Degree 43

Gender Distribution

In Illinois, a dental support major is more popular with women than with men.

Dental Support Services Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of dental support majors in Illinois is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Black or African American: 9.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.4%
  • White: 63.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 3.6%
Dental Support Services Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dental Support Services Grads in Illinois

There are 33,500 people in the state and 790,170 people in the nation working in dental support jobs.

Dental Support Services Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Dental Support Services Jobs in Illinois

In this state, dental support grads earn an average of $41,800. Nationwide, they make an average of $43,180.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 23 colleges in Illinois that offer dental support degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
529 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,970. In their early career, MTI - East Peoria grads earn an average salary of $22,400.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
549 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 25 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

50 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,698 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 80% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

45 Degrees in Major Awarded
341 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $21,022. Graduates earn an average $22,400 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it.

#5

Fox College

Bedford Park
43 Degrees in Major Awarded
443 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.00%. An average student at Fox College will pay a net price of $14,649. Graduates earn an average $29,800 after graduation.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,567 Total Students

51% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $4,768. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,600 a year.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
284 Total Students

The 9.60% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
12,817 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $33,200 after graduation. This public school has an average net price of $16,843. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,530 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 36% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Graduates earn an average $31,000 after graduation.

#10

Parkland College

Champaign
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,074 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 42% are considered full time. A typical student attending Parkland College will pay a net price of $9,249. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,400 a year.

Dental Support Services Careers in IL

Some of the careers dental support majors go into include:

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Dental Laboratory Technicians 17% $40,000
Health Specialties Professors 14% $85,020
Dental Hygienists 9% $74,210
Dental Assistants 9% $39,790

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to dental support.

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Nursing 20,702
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 7,332
Allied Health Services 3,404
Health/Medical Admin Services 3,310
Allied Health Professions 3,304
Public Health 1,360
Medicine 1,071
Communication Sciences 921

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