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Acadiana Area Career College


Acadiana Area Career College
505 Loire Avenue
Lafayette, LA 70507


Acadiana Area Career College provides career training in the medical and dental fields. The dental assistant program at Acadiana is a nine-week intensive course including one week of clinicals to train highly skilled dental assistants. The program is completed in 200 hours and includes the following topics: dental charting, dental oral anatomy, dental terminology, dental X-Rays, operatorating procedures, instrument identification, impressions, temporaries as well as resume and interview preparation. The 10-week phlebotomy course at Acadiana trains students to perform blood tests and includes one week of clinicals. The EKG technician course lasts three weeks and trains students to perform and read electrocardiogram tests. Two medical assistant courses are also offered for medical office assistants that covers everything from computer literacy to vital signs and a three week course in insurance coding.

Students in all areas of study graduate Acadiana well-equipped to join the workforce.

Quick Facts

  • To enroll in a program at Acadiana students must have a high school diploma or GED.

  • Acadina Area Career College offers programs so students can become a dental assistant, phlebotomy technician, EKG technician, medical office assistant or a coding specialist.

  • Acadina offers small classes to give students hands-on experience.


  • This school profile has been compiled and updated by The CollegeBound Network. The school is not affiliated with The CollegeBound Network and shall not be considered a sponsor of this program.
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