UC Blue Ash College

EFDA Certificate Program

  • UC Blue Ash will not offer a new EFDA (Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary) program in 2018. We recognize the need for this program in Greater Cincinnati and are committed to providing it in the near future for the dental community.
  • We are evaluating the best way to deliver this program to students, as well as accommodate as many students as possible each term to help meet demand.
  • If you are interested in the UC Blue Ash EFDA program, we invite you to sign up for email alerts from the Dental Hygiene department.

EFDA Certificate Program

Expand your knowledge and further your career in Dental Hygiene with the EFDA Certificate Program at UC Blue Ash College - the only program of its kind in Greater Cincinnati.

The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College is accepting students for the new Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) Certificate Program that will begin in Summer 2018.

Why choose this program?

  • This program will allow certified dental assistants and registered dental hygienists to advance their knowledge, increase earning potential, and grow personally and professionally
  • Students who complete the EFDA Certificate Program will gain the knowledge and skill of restorative services to successfully complete the Ohio EFDA examination
  • Learn from our experienced EFDA instructors in our advanced Dental Hygiene Clinic that features state-of-the-art technology.
  • This program offers a flexible schedule, making it easy for working professionals to further their education without missing a day of work

*Registered Dental Hygienists do not need to take the introductory course on dental anatomy.


Contact Information

Dental Hygiene Department
Email: dentalhygiene@ucblueash.edu