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Surgical Technology - Certificate Level 2

Available on Campus Campus

The Surgical Technology program is designed for individuals interested in caring for the surgical patient. Upon completion of the program, graduates may gain employment as the primary scrub person who handles the instruments, supplies, and equipment during all types of surgical procedures. Portions of this program meet the needs of the registered nurse who is seeking employment in a surgically affiliated field.


Prerequisite Courses
HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions 2

Year 1

Semester 1
HPRS 1206 Essentials of Medical Terminology 2
SRGT 1361 Clinical - Surgical Technology/Technologist 3
SRGT 1409 Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts and Techniques 4
SRGT 1405 Introduction to Surgical Technology 4
SCIT 1407 Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
Semester 2
SCIT 1408 Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
SRGT 1441 Surgical Procedures I 4
SRGT 1463 Clinical - Surgical Technology/Technologist 4
Semester 3
SRGT 1442 Surgical Procedures II 4
SRGT 2463 Clinical - Surgical Technology/Technologist (Capstone) 4
SRGT 2130 Professional Readiness 1

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 40

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.

Marketable Skills

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