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Dental Support Services Schools in Massachusetts

In 2018-2019, 381 students earned their Dental Support degrees in MA.

A Dental Support Services major is the 86th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Dental Support Services Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 160
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 137
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 137
Bachelor’s Degree 59
Master’s Degree 20
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 3
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2

Gender Distribution

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

Dental Support Services Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.0%
  • Black or African American: 8.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.7%
  • White: 60.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.3%
  • Other Races: 8.9%
Dental Support Services Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dental Support Services Grads in Massachusetts

In this state, there are 18,090 people employed in jobs related to a dental support degree, compared to 790,170 nationwide.

Dental Support Services Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Dental Support Services Jobs in Massachusetts

A typical salary for a dental support grad in the state is $46,070, compared to a typical salary of $43,180 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Massachusetts that offer dental support degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
7,366 Total Students

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $38,127. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
368 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,400 a year. The 8.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,569 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 9.20% which is lower than average. 69% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,300 a year.

#4

Regis College

Weston
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
3,194 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 35% of the teachers are full time. The 4.80% student loan default rate is lower than average.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,291 Total Students

A typical student attending Quinsigamond Community College will pay a net price of $7,915. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 25%.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,066 Total Students

40% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

#7

Cape Cod Community College

West Barnstable
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,907 Total Students

In their early career, Cape Cod Community College grads earn an average salary of $26,600. 67% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,674 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year. A typical student attending MWCC will pay a net price of $8,385.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,851 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 81% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,000 a year.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,932 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 29% are considered full time. 80% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $28,500 after graduation.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,637 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,024. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 21% are considered full time.

Dental Support Services Careers in MA

Some of the careers dental support majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Health Specialties Professors 30% $101,400
Dental Laboratory Technicians 8% $42,720
Dental Assistants 6% $45,760
Dental Hygienists 6% $83,880

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Nursing 6,507
Public Health 1,840
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 1,602
Rehabilitation Professions 1,444
Allied Health Professions 1,352
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,045
Mental & Social Health Services 1,018
Allied Health Services 888

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