Associate's degree, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
Health Professions and Related Clinical Services
The Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology program prepares individuals for employment
as an integral part of a surgical team. Surgical technologists work closely with surgeons,
anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and other surgical staff in delivering patient care and assuming
appropriate responsibilities before, during and after surgery. The program consists of classroom and
laboratory instruction on campus and clinical instruction in clinic and hospital settings in the surrounding
area. Students successfully completing this program will be awarded the Associate of Applied Science
degree in Surgical Technology. Graduates of the Surgical Technology program are eligible to sit for the
National Certified Surgical Technologist Examination administered by the National Board of Surgical
Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
5040 - Southwest
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Pell, State Grants, and institutional and private scholarships
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost