Dental Assistant Program
This package includes a 13-week instructional program
Classes will be 70% Virtual, and 30% in-person learning.
Classes Meet Sundays from 10:00 am- 3:00 pm.
Additional Materials Provided:
- Excel Learning Institute Scrubs
- CPR Certification
- State Exam Application Assistance
If you are looking for financial assistance, there are many banks and programs that can help. Here is a link to a Wells Fargo option.
Excel Learning Institute is now a Career Link Training Provider. As a result, we are able to offer grants to PA residents for Free Tuition. Click HERE to see if you qualify.
“I trained under Dr. Silva to become an accomplished and successful dental assistant. I am very proficient in my job and am pursuing my EDFA.” – Cindy – Dental Assistant
Meet Your Faculty
Our extremely educated and highly qualified faculty has a combined 30 years of experience in the fields of dentistry and education. These two amazing individuals met in dental school and immediately formed a life-long bond. While in dental school they create the grass-roots of Excel Learning Institute. After years of training, advanced dental education, dedication, and determination, Excel was born. In the words of Dr. Nelly Silva, “Our goal is to develop and create an opportunity for our students to learn and stay ahead of the cutting edge of dentistry.” In the words of Mrs. Lonnie Rodgers-Andrews, “It is our wish to assist ELI students in creating a better version of themselves.”
Dr. Nelly Silva – Director of Dental Assisting Protocol and Facilities
Motto – Students today, Leaders tomorrow
Instructor of Chairside and Infection Control
Instructional Office Hours – Mon & Wed 5 pm to 8 pm
Mrs. Lonnie Rodgers-Andrews – Director of Education and Admissions
Motto – Always remember to give back and uplift
Instructor of Radiology, 21st Skills, and Remediation
Instructional Office Hours – Mon & Wed 5 pm to 8 pm and Sat 10 am to 1 pm
Hear from one of our students
“Excel Learning Institute has really changed my life. Not only did I learn how to become a dental assistant, I also learned professional skills that will keep me employed. I even received a job offer the day after our graduation ceremony. If you’re looking for a change, Excel Learning Institute is the place for you.”
– Roosevelt Castro-Henriquez 22′