Surgical Technology Training
The primary functions of a surgical technologist are to assist the surgeon and operating team, maintain the sterile field, and pass instruments. A surgical technologist can work in a hospital, outpatient surgery, private scrub for surgeons, or private companies. Admission Requirements: High School diploma or GED®, CASAS pre-entrance exam, manual dexterity.
This comprehensive program includes:
- Anatomy & Physiology/Pathophysiology/Medical Terminology
- Behavioral Science/Patient Care Concepts
- Fundamentals of Surgical Technology
- Surgical Procedures
- Technological Sciences
Upon competition, graduates are eligible to sit for the national certification exam and are provided the opportunity to receive 20 semester hours of credit in Allied Health at YSU.
Data listed here for the 2019-20 School Year unless otherwise noted.
Our student's CAAHEP/ARC/STSA outcome assessment certification pass ratings were 80%.
The Job Placement Rate percentage for the class was 100%.
The median loan debt incurred by students completing this program was $3,700.
Tuition charged for students who completed the program on-time was $7,365. (not including fees)
The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education.
The Surgical Technology program is accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
Total Hours: 1400
Published weeks: 40
Course Fee: $10,500
Uniforms, textbooks, and other fees not included
High School Diploma or GED, CASAS pre-entrance exam, manual dexterity
Available to those who qualify.
10 Months: August to June
Clinical Hours (start and end times) will vary depending on the clinical site.