Surgical Technology

academic policies

The Surgical Technology Program consists of 42 weeks, 1129 contact hours and 66.5 clock hours over the course of one academic year, divided into 4 quarters. Classes and clinical rotations are scheduled to be conducted Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The hours that classes and clinical internships are scheduled can change from quarter to quarter but will not exceed more than 30 instructional hours per week. Students will receive their weekly schedule one month prior to the first session of each quarter. Clinical internship schedules are based on the shifts of each clinical internship site and are subject to change.

SST 1000 Medical Terminology
SST 1010 Anatomy & Physiology
SST 1030 Care of the Surgical Patient
SST 1040 Principles and Practice of Surgical Technology I
SST 1050 Pharmocology
SST 1040L Surgical Technology Lab I
SST 1080 Sterile Processing Rotation
SST 1110Anatomy & Physiology II
SST 1160Fundamentals of Operative Procedures I
SST 1140Principles and Practices of Surgical Technology II
SST 1140LSurgical Technology II Lab
SST 1180Clinical Internship I
SST 1230Biomedicine
SST 1260Fundamentals of Operative Procedures II
SST 1270Microbiology
SST 1250L Surgical Technology III Lab
SST 1280 Clinical Internship II
SST 1390 CST Review
SST 1360 Fundamentals of Operative Procedures III
SST 1380 Clinical Internship III
SST 1370Career Development

* Subject To Change