Our Surgical Technology program prepares students for the different operating room procedures they will encounter in the field through hands-on learning in our on-site lab.
As a student, you will complete a 180-hour externship where you will have the opportunity to work in a real operating room on real patients.
All graduates will be prepared to sit for the NBSTSA certification (our faculty even holds special study sessions to prepare YOU for your certification test).
For detailed tuition information, student outcomes and statistics, view our Gainful Employment Disclosures for Diploma or Degree in Surgical Technology.
Ready to take the first step?
Learn and practice the core skills of the surgical technology field like reading medical charts, monitoring vital signs, operating room setup and teardown, preparing sterile dressings, and passing instruments.
Our on-site lab will allow you to practice:
A FULL EXPERIENCE
Additional curriculum is geared toward giving you a full view of the body’s systems (anatomy, pathophysiology) as well as medical terminology. Our program covers a variety of surgeries including ENT Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Cardiac Surgery.
THE AOS ADVANTAGE
The Surgical Technology program is offered as a degree or diploma program. Consider adding the degree track if you’re interested in:
Getting an edge in your job search, as employers often show favor to degreed applicants.
Increasing your chances of attaining management level positions in the industry.
Expanding your knowledge of the business side of a medical practice.
Strengthening your critical thinking, organizational and time-management skill.
Learn about our in-house scholarships and financial aid options available to you.