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Surgical Technology Program

See Surgical Technology - Advanced Certificate
See Surgical Technology - Associate In Applied Science

The Surgical Technologist’s primary function is to provide a safe, therapeutically effective environment for the surgical patient by assisting the surgeon and performing related services in the operating room. This program is accredited by CAAHEP and graduates will be eligible to sit for the National Certifying Exam.

Introducing the new Surgical First Assistant Post Associate Certificate of Completion beginning Winter 2016!

The non-physician Surgical First Assistant provides aid in exposure, hemostasis and other technical functions that will help the surgeon carry out a safer operation with optimal results for the patients. These activities will be performed only as delegated tasks under the direct and immediate supervision of the responsible surgeon. 

Upon accreditation of the program, students who successfully complete the program will receive a Surgical First Assisting Post Associate Certificate and will be qualified to sit for the national certification (CSFA®) through the National Board for Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).

Surgical First Assistant Program Application

Surgical First Assistant Curriculum Step Plan

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