Aug 10, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Surgical Technology Diploma

Graduation Credits Required: 51



The Surgical Technology program prepares students to perform various duties during surgery by assisting in the maintenance of an aseptic environment through a system of specific techniques and practices. The technologist contributes to overall patient care as part of the surgical team by passing equipment and instruments to the surgeon; assisting the surgeon; selecting instruments for surgical cases; setting up cases; and assisting the circulatory personnel intraoperatively.