Are you looking for a career in Surgical Technology?
The Surgical Technology diploma program prepares students for employment in a variety of positions in today's surgical technology profession. Students are prepared to function in association with nurses and surgeons to help provide the best possible care of the surgical patient. They gain knowledge and experience with aseptic technique, and preparation and use of instruments and supplies to be used in surgery during surgical procedures. This program is designed for the students to obtain entry level positions in surgical technology and to achieve certification after successful completion of the program. All textbooks are to be purchased at the beginning of the first quarter of the program. These books will be used during the entire program. Upon completion of the program, students have the option of becoming certified through The National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical First Assists.
Students completing the surgical technology program will be eligible to take the NBSTSA National Examination for certification as Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) and will take this as part of the graduation process.
NOTE: Once students have completed the selection process and have been accepted into the Surgical Technology program, they will be required to purchase all textbooks for the program during their first quarter.
Surgical technologists are in demand for employment in hospitals, operating rooms, physicians' offices, emergency rooms, ambulatory/day surgery centers, central supply and management roles.
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs25400 US Highway 19N, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
in collaboration with
The Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA)6 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 110
Littleton, CO 80120-8031
Phone: (303) 694-9262
Fax: Fax (303) 741-3655
Note: The competitive selection deadline is June 1st.
Outcome Assessment Exam (OAE) Pass Rate
|Annual Reporting Year||Academic Year||Standard Reporting||Percentage of that Standard|
|2017||2015-2016||CTS Exam Pass Rate||83% (10 out of 12)|
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