Los Angeles City College
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Los Angeles, CA 90029

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News Release
September 2, 2010


LACC’s Dental Technology Program Graduates are Number One in the Nation!

LACC Dental Technology graduates placed 1st Nationally among all of the schools that participated in the Recognized Graduate (RG) portion of the Certified Dental Technician (CDT) Exam given by the National board for Certification in Dental Technology (RGCDT).  LACC graduates scored an average of 82.5%. The RGCDT Exam is a general knowledge exam encompassing all areas of dental technology.  Graduates sit for the RGCDT upon completion of their 2 year Dental Technology Program.  The 2009/10 passing rate for LACC Dental Technology graduates was 94%.  The RGCDT is the first step in becoming a Certified Dental Technologist as granted by the National Board of Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology.

LACC's Dental Technology program is one of only two community college programs in California fully accredited by the Commission of Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. Using state-of-the-art equipment, experienced faculty, and hands-on instruction, LACC’s program prepares students for a successful career in dental technology.

Founded in 1929, LACC is one of the most diverse campuses in the 110-campus California Community College System, located adjacent to the Central Los Angeles, Koreatown, Filipino town and Little Armenia areas of the city. Serving nearly 38,000 students annually, LACC offers academic and workforce development programs in over 160 areas and is part of the Los Angeles Community College District, the largest community college system in the United States. Classes are offered year-round and financial aid is available to students who qualify. For more information, visit www.lacitycollege.edu or call 323.953.4000.



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