Accreditation and Certification

Bluegrass Community and Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges. It began its regular accreditation process in 2004 and received full accreditation 2007.

This Dental Assisting Program is accredited by the American Dental Association. The Dental Assisting Program has been fully accredited since 2002, completing its most recent renewal and site visit in December of 2007 and is fully accredited until 2014.

Student graduates take the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) which allows them to become certified dental assistants (CDA's). DANB certified assistants continue to earn salaries higher than non certified assistants: (article)