Surgical Technology

To prepare entry-level Surgical Technologists who are competent in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domain to enter the profession.

Surgical Technology is a profession that continues to experience growth and demand nationwide. Surgical technologists assist the surgeon and the Operating Room team during invasive procedures and are experts in sterile technique, surgical instrumentation, equipment, and knowledgeable in surgical anatomy, pathology, and procedures.

The Surgical Technology program provides the technical and educational experiences that prepare graduates for entry-level positions as surgical technologists and to sit for the national certification examination sponsored by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA). Courses provide classroom, lab and clinical rotations to prepare graduates for entry-level positions as surgical technologists.

Program Equity Information


Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Surgical Technology
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Contact Us

SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY

Rosemary Laws

254-298-8651
rosemary.laws@templejc.edu


Program Information


October 13, 2023


Spring 2024