Surgical Technology Diploma (49 Credits)

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

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Technical Studies Pre-requisites:
HLTH1440 Medical Terminology 1 Credits
BLGY1321 Human Biology 4 Credits
CMST2310 Interpersonal Communication 3 Credits
DVRS1304 Diversity and Social Justice 3 Credits
PHIL1320 Ethics 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 into 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
SURG1443 Surgical Procedures II 1 Credits
SURG1463 O.R. Clinical Lab II 3 Credits
Estimated cost for books and supplies: $3,181

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