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A post-secondary career school offering hands-on, skill focused, career training. Our mission is to provide practical and affordable, lifelong learning opportunities for dental health care professionals with educational activities that aim to increase knowledge, skills, enhance practice performance, and improve the health status of patients.

Get ready to further your career with us! Our fully licensed schools will guide you through everything you need to prepare for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career in dental assisting.

We are here to provide our students with the fundamental skills of dental assisting through a hands-on educational approach while providing an accommodating schedule. In only 10 weeks of Friday or Saturday classes our students will gain knowledge through both a classroom setting and clinical practice in preparing for a career in dental assisting all while maintaining a regular schedule.

Unlike traditional dental assisting schools, Apex schools offer on-site dental assistant training! Training in some of the newest, largest, most modern dental offices. Weekday training is also available outside of class. Be chair-side ready in 10 weeks!


The need for skilled dental assistants continues to grow. In just 10 weeks you too can become a dental assistant in high demand!

We have schools located regionally to make attendance convenient for you. Please browse through our website to learn about dental assisting and the opportunity we want to help you achieve, then apply or give us a call.


Accelerated Curriculum


10 Weeks of career focused practice and education to prepare you for your new path. Hands-On learning allows our students to be chair-side ready in the most efficient way possible.

Affordable Tuition


In-Office training and low student to instructor ratio allows us to pass on the low cost of education directly to our students. Learn more about the payment plans and options we provide.

Flexible Schedule


With classes held one day a week, typically on Fridays or Saturdays, you are able to keep your normal work/life schedule while enrolled. Online homework and reading assignments are designed for you to come to class prepared to put into practice what you have learned.

Hands-On Learning


Training in an operating dental office allows our students to become accustomed to the actual environment they will be working in, and the hands-on learning allows you to feel confident and prepared when walking into the office on your first day of work.

Career Preparation


From creating a resume to interview preparation, Apex is with our students even after graduation to assist in your job search.

Experienced Staff


Not only experienced but our staff and instructors have the desire and ability to teach and train our students with the highest quality.



April 24th & 25th

Spring classes begin

April 24th & 25th

Classes on Fridays or

Saturdays only

July 10th & 11th

Summer classes begin

July 10th & 11th

Classes on Fridays or

Saturdays only

October 2nd & 3rd

Fall classes begin

October 2nd & 3rd

Classes on Fridays or

Saturdays only



"If you are thinking about becoming a dental assistant I recommend Apex Dental Assisting! It's a 10 week program, you will get tons of hands on experience with amazing instructors! The instructors are super friendly and they make sure you are on the same page as everyone else. The cost is very affordable and you can even make payments as you attend, whatever is best for you!! If you attend Apex Dental Assisting you will not regret it! :) It has been the best experience and now I am prepared to take on the dental assisting field!"

You will not regret it!

—  Katelyn F., Graduate

Little Rock, AR


Our Address

4220 N Rodney Parham Rd, Suite 200

Little Rock, AR 72212

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday  9AM – 4PM

Tel: 501-249-2772 

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4220 N Rodney Parham Rd

Suite 200

Little Rock, AR 72212