The Surgical Technologist program is accredited nationally by the Commission on
Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs in collaboration with the
Association of Surgical Technologists and the American College of Surgeons.
In this program, the student is trained primarily as the scrub person, and
secondarily as a circulator in a surgery setting. Students also study the
allied health areas of endoscopy, labor and delivery, and sterile
processing. A major portion of the course training occurs in local
A Certificate of Completion is awarded upon successful completion of core
course requirements. To earn an AAS or AAS-T degree, you must complete the certificate program and meet the general
education requirements. The prerequisite, a 5-credit Anatomy & Physiology
course, is part of the general education requirements.
Surgical Technologist application packets for Fall
Quarter 2013 will be accepted on May 14th, 2013. For more
information, please click here.
Other Program Info:
Certificate of Completion
Associate of Applied Science degree (AAS)
Associate of Applied Science - Transfer degree (AAS-T)
Our graduates say:
*Hours may vary during clinical rotation.
Monday - Friday,
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM*
- Students may enter at the beginning of fall or spring quarter.