Aug 14, 2022  
2017-2018 CATALOG 

Surgical Technology

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Technical Diploma

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

The Surgical Technologist maintains a sterile environment and makes instruments and equipment available to the surgeon during surgery. Graduates of this three-semester training program are eligible to write the National Certification Examination for Surgical Technologists.

Additional Admission Procedures

Additional admission procedures are required for this program. Applications are available all year long. Please contact the program office.

(423) 697-4447


Additional expenses include textbooks, certification exam and other supplies.


A minimum grade of "B" is required for retention and progression in the program. Students failing to meet this standard will not earn clock hours toward graduation and will be suspended from the program.

Career Opportunities

Doctor's office and hospital.

Summary of Required Hours




Total Clock Hours: 1357

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