Dental Academy of Chicago, formerly known as Chicago Career College, is approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) Division of Private and Vocational Schools.

Dental Academy of Chicago is an approved program for the following grants: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), State of Illinois Veteran Affairs (GI Bill), as well as MyCAA for military spouses.

Approval indicates only that minimum standards have been met; it is not an endorsement or guarantee of quality. Approval is not equivalent or synonymous with accreditation by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.



This School is committed to respecting all students and providing a quality educational experience. The objective of the Student Complaint Policy is to ensure that all concerns and complaints are addressed fairly and resolved promptly. Complaints related to this policy are usually the result of behavior that a student feels is unjust, or creates an unnecessary hardship. Students may file complaints with the program director. You may contact the director via phone, email, or certified mail. This institution is not accredited by a US Department of Education recognized accrediting body. DAOC is approved to operate by the Private Business and Vocational Schools Division of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.

Program Director
Monicah Johnson
25 E Washington Suite 510
Chicago, Illinois 60602


Students may register a complaint against this school at any time with IBHE.

Illinois Board of Higher Education
1 N Old State Capitol Plaza
Suite 333
Springfield, Illinois 62701
Complaint Call Line: (217) 557-7359
Complaint email:

IBHE website: