State licensure and certification

Germanna Community College has not determined if the Dental Assisting or Dental Hygiene Programs meet the requirements of any other states. For each Board of Dentistry or Board of Dental Examiners,  please click here.

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Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene Applications are closed. The next application cycle is June 1, 2023 - September 1, 2023.

Degrees & programs

Dental Assisting

Certificate degree

Admissions requirements, program accreditation, and more information about our Dental Assisting program.

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Dental Hygiene

Associate degree

Learn more about our Dental Hygiene program including admission requirements and courses.

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Specialized certificate programs

Program advising

Students seeking interest in Dental Hygiene or Dental Assisting should schedule an advising session with:

Dental Assisting Program Director
Misty L. Mesimer, RDH, MSCH, CDA
Dental Hygiene Program Local Coordinator
(540) 423 – 9823

Dental Programs Instructor
Allison Samo, MSDH, RDH, CDA
(540) 423-9858 

Contact Us

For questions about the Dental pathways, please contact:

Misty Mesimer


Locust Grove Campus
Room 509

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