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UPDATE: PSI Services will continue to proctor Minnesota exams. Please find the electronic study materials for the Jurisprudence exam here.

Dental Assistant State Licensure Exam (DASLE)

For more information, please read the DASLE Information Bulletin. To register for the exam, current students enrolled in a MN. DA program, need to register for this exam through their educators. If you are  an out of state dental assistant, former graduate of a MN. DA program, or anyone who has taken the exam more than twice, you should contact the Board of Dentistry.

Jurisprudence Exam

Click here for a video tutorial on studying for and scheduling the Minnesota Jurisprudence Examination. 
For more information, please read the Jurisprudence Exam Information Bulletin.

Additional Resources

• Familiarize yourself with the current Center for Disease Control Guidelines.
• All applicants for Minnesota dental licensure are tested on the same subject matter. The same exam is used for dental, dental therapy, dental hygiene, and dental assistant applicants. It is important that examinees study all the statutes and rules, not just those pertaining to their scope of practice
If you have questions, please contact: 
Brian Cochran, Assistant Director (Licensing and Credentialing) 

Missed Exams

If you miss your appointment, you will not be able to take the exam as scheduled. You will forfeit your examination fee if you:
•Do not cancel your appointment two days before the scheduled examination date;
•Do not appear for your examination appointment;
•Arrive after examination start time;
•Do not present proper identification when you arrive for the examination

Retaking a Failed Exam 

Due to processing and reporting, you cannot make a new examination appointment on the same day that you have taken an examination. A candidate who tests unsuccessfully on a Wednesday can call and retest as soon as Friday, depending upon availability. Register for the exam by contacting PSI Services at (800) 733-9267 or visit
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