About the Academy

About the Academy

At Suncoast Career Academy (SCA) our singular mission is focused on providing a high-quality education that will enable our graduating students to achieve their professional and career aspirations. Serving Hillsborough County, Florida, SCA is a fully licensed and approved for entry-level dental assisting with EFDA by the Florida Department of Education and Florida Board of Dentistry. Contact us to learn how we stand out from other schools and how we can help you achieve your goals.  SCA does not discriminate with regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, disability or any other factor prohibited by law.

Suncoast Career Academy

SCA is approved by the Florida Board of Dentistry for Expanded Functions Dental Assisting.  We provide high-quality education with direct hands-on training at an affordable price.


What we teach

Our entry-level dental assisting program includes courses in dental anatomy, sterilization, patient care, dental radiology, restorative dentistry, chairside assisting and many other subjects to prepare you for a career in dental assisting. All courses are supplemented with clinical laboratory time to enhance your educational experience with live hands-on training.


How we do it

At SCA we know the value of a quality education and the importance of keeping education and training linked. What is learned in the classroom is practiced in a clinical laboratory setting under strict supervision by certified and licensed professionals currently working in the dental career field. We are not satisfied until our students can demonstrate they know the concepts taught and can apply what they learn.


Upcoming Schedule

ClassStart DateDescriptionStatusGraduation
DENTAL ASSIST/EFDA7/7/2018Introduction to entry-level dental assisting with radiology & EFDAClass Full9/29/2018
Fall Class10/6/2018Introduction to entry-level dental assisting with radiology & EFDAClass Full 1/2019 **Dates may change
Winter Class1/19/2019Introduction to entry-level dental assisting with EFDA & RadiologyEnrollment begins December 2018.5/2019 **Dates may change

Brandon Campus

313 S. Lakewood Dr.
Brandon, FL 33511

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