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Dental Support Services Schools in Tennessee

700 students earned Dental Support degrees in Tennessee in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Dental Support Services is the 29th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Dental Support Services Majors in Tennessee

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 262
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 262
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 187
Associate’s Degree 171
Bachelor’s Degree 80

Gender Distribution

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

Dental Support Services Majors in TN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.0%
  • Black or African American: 24.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.6%
  • White: 57.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.1%
  • Other Races: 9.6%
Dental Support Services Majors in TN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dental Support Services Grads in Tennessee

There are 16,070 people in the state and 790,170 people in the nation working in dental support jobs.

Dental Support Services Jobs Nationwide vs. TN

Wages for Dental Support Services Jobs in Tennessee

A typical salary for a dental support grad in the state is $41,660, compared to a typical salary of $43,180 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 24 colleges in Tennessee that offer dental support degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

123 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,394 Total Students

An average student at Concorde Career College - Memphis will pay a net price of $23,784. 89% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 77%.

111 Degrees in Major Awarded
265 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $21,900 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. 97% of students get financical aid.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,241 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 41% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,317 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.65 years. 61% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $11,206.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
98 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. An average student at Ross - Knoxville will pay a net price of $19,727. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 74% of students receive it.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
15% Graduation Rate
7,774 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 95%. Most students complete their degree in 4.72 years.

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
888 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,946. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $24,900 after graduation.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,280 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1. The student loan default rate of 4.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The full-time teacher rate is 64%.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
526 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $19,400 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 49% of students receive it. This private school has an average net price of $22,239.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
719 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $18,700 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. 60% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Dental Support Services Careers in TN

Some of the careers dental support majors go into include:

Job Title TN Job Growth TN Median Salary
Dental Hygienists 27% $67,610
Dental Assistants 27% $37,250
Health Specialties Professors 24% $81,650
Dental Laboratory Technicians 16% $37,820

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

Major Annual Graduates in TN
Nursing 5,664
Allied Health Professions 2,513
Allied Health Services 1,892
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,628
Health/Medical Admin Services 790
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 539
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 507
Rehabilitation Professions 502

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