Office Hours

8:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Monday - Thursday

 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.




Orthodontic Assistant

  • 80 hr 4 weeks

  • This course objective is to maximize clinical efficiency so students fully develop the process necessary to master orthodontic principles and treatment techniques. 

  • Introduction to the Orthodontic Profession

  • Basic Orthodontic Procedures

  • Pre-Clinical Skills

  • Orthodontic Practice Management

  • Personal Development

  • Clinical

Enrollment Information

Class schedule:

8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Monday through Thursday


"With Academy of Acadiana I made a change in my life and you can make a difference in your life and someone else's!" Priscilla Peltier


Orthodontic Assistant Students wear navy blue scrubs with white closed toe shoes. White lab coat if needed. 


Students also must provide proof of HEP B vaccination before the clinical site can be assigned.


#1 Student must have attended a Dental Assistant program that consist of 160 hours or above. The student will have to provide Academy of Acadiana with an official transcript reflecting the above credit hours.


#2 Student must have documented evidence of minimum of 1 year employment in a dental office. It is required to be an official letter from the facility which employed.


For requirement see the Enrollment Process Page.

Tuition Cost is subject to change, please visit the school or call  for current prices and scheduled classes.