Surgical Technology AAS (60 Credits)

Career Opportunities

Employment options include but are not limited to hospitals, same day surgery centers, and specialty clinics.

Professional Licensure Disclosure

Technical Studies Prerequisites
HLTH1440 Medical Terminology 1 Credits
BLGY1351 General Biology I 4 Credits
BLGY2310 Human Anatomy/Physiology I 4 Credits
BLGY2320 Human Anatomy/Physiology II 4 Credits
CMST2310 Interpersonal Communication 3 Credits
DVRS1304 Diversity and Social Justice 3 Credits
PHIL1320 Ethics 3 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 1 - Written Communication 3 Credits
Current Healthcare Provider certificate, CPR/AED required before beginning the Surgical Technology program. Students are required to maintain this certificate throughout the program.
All acceptance requirement courses must be completed with a grade of "C" or better and cumulative GPA of 2.5 prior to admission to the program.
Suggested Technical Studies Semester I
SURG1400 Medical Microbiology 2 Credits
SURG1404 Surgical Pharmacology 2 Credits
SURG1420 Operating Room Techniques 3 Credits
SURG1424 Operating Room Techniques Lab 4 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester II
SURG1442 Surgical Procedures I 6 Credits
SURG1462 Operating Room Clinical Lab I 14 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester III (May term)
SURG1443 Surgical Procedures II 1 Credits
SURG1463 O.R. Clinical Lab II 3 Credits
Estimated cost for books and supplies: $3,311

PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice.