Dental Assisting

Paige Foreman – Graduate Highlight

Meet Dental Assisting Graduate Paige Foreman Paige Foreman is a recent dental assisting graduate of East Ohio College. Paige passed her Registered Credentialed Dental Assistant (NRCDA) certification* on February 1st, 2024, and graduated with a dental assisting degree on February 11th, 2024.  Paige Foreman’s journey at East Ohio College was nothing short of inspirational. As … Read more

Jamie Stine – Faculty Highlight

Meet Dental Assisting Program Director Jamie Stine Jamie Stine, our esteemed Dental Assisting Program Director at East Ohio College and WVJC Morgantown campuses, stands as a proud alumna of Ohio Valley College of Technology, now East Ohio College, where she earned an associate degree in dental assisting. Beyond the academic accolades, Jamie’s journey is a … Read more

7 Self-Care Tips For Students To Help Manage Stress

Finishing your post-secondary education can be a challenging journey for anyone. Throughout that journey, you will, unfortunately, quite commonly encounter various stressors. It’s unrealistic to expect a stress-free life altogether. Fortunately, East Ohio College offers 7 valuable self-care tips to help you manage your stress. 1.) Create A Balance Between Your Personal Life And School … Read more

Top 5 Qualities Of A Good Dental Assistant

Have you considered a dental assistant career and want to know the top traits you’d use in the field? East Ohio College brings you the top five qualities of a good dental assistant. Dental assistants are essential to the smooth running of a dental office, and their skill sets expand to more than technical patient … Read more

Mary Reilly – Student Highlight

Meet Dental Assisting Student Mary Reilly! Mary Reilly is a student in the Dental Assisting program at East Ohio College. Before becoming an East Ohio student, Mary was in the psychology program at CCBC. However, she was less than impressed with the experience because the instructors didn’t interact with the students, and there were times … Read more

National Dental Assistants
Recognition Week

The Dental Assisting program at East Ohio College celebrated National Dental Assistants Recognition Week, held the first week in March. According to an online article, Dental Assistants Recognition Week on NationalToday.com, the dental assisting profession can be traced back as far as 7000 B.C. when the history of dentistry began. Archaeological evidence revealed that dentistry … Read more

Why National Healthcareer Association Certifications Are Important

Do you need a healthcare training program that provides you with marketable hands-on skills, classroom instruction, and an externship and prepares you for industry-specific certification* exams? If this sounds like you, East Ohio College has healthcare programs for you! Continue reading to learn why attending a healthcare training program that prepares you to sit for … Read more

What Does It Mean To Skillify Yourself?

It’s no surprise that many employers have shifted to a more skill-driven hiring approach in recent years in the healthcare industry. In fact, many employers are beginning to require candidates to have basic skills before starting a position, whether it be short-term training or a degree.  Do you want to learn more about how to … Read more

Why You Should Consider An Accelerated Program

Are you considering continuing your education and looking for a program that fits your lifestyle? Do you want to avoid spending four to six years at a traditional school taking classes you don’t need? If you answered yes, attending an accelerated program may be for you! Continue reading to learn more about how attending one … Read more

Careers vs. Jobs: The Path To Finding Your Passion

Are you ready to stop working at a job you don’t love and start a career that can provide you with stability and opportunities? East Ohio College can help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to leave short-term jobs behind and begin your career. Continue reading to learn how! What is the difference … Read more