Surgical Technologist - How to Apply

Surgical Technologist patchCongratulations, if you are looking at this web page, there is a good chance you are thinking about selecting surgical technology as a career path for yourself or others. The faculty of the Surgical Technology Program would like to thank you for considering one of the most challenging and rewarding educational opportunities of your life.

This program prepares adult students for employment as Surgical Technologists. The Surgical Technologist handles the instruments, supplies, and equipment needed during surgical procedures. Surgical Technologists are valuable members of the surgical team and function as patient advocates. 

This program is CAAHEP accredited and provides the student with classroom, lab and supervised clinical practice. Completion requirements include: successful completion of each course and completion of 120 specific surgical procedures. After passing the national certification exam, graduates may use the CST credential. 

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Program Information

Completion Information

  • Positive Placement Rate: 100.0%
    • (Positive Placement Rate includes Military, Continuing Education and all Employment, related or not related. The rate information provided below is based on the most current data available.)
  • Outcomes Assessment Exam (OAE) pass-rate:88%
  • % of Students Passing the NBSTSA Exam:
Year Metro Tech National
2015 88% 77%
2014 83% 76%
2013 67% 65%
2012 100% 56%
2011 86% 54%