Surgical Technology Certificate Level 2

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Surgical Technology - Certificate Level 2

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.


Semester 1
HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions (Prerequisite Semester) 2
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
SRGT 1407 Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
Semester 2
SRGT 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


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.

Gainful Employment

Program Duration

This program is designed to be completed in 44 weeks.

Program Cost

This program will cost $3,623* if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.
*Includes estimates for books, supplies, and equipment.


Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. Typical debt total has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Licensure Info

Program qualifies students to sit for licensure exam in the State of Texas.


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Last updated June 2019.