Surgical Technology - Associate of Applied Science

All courses must be completed with a C or higher.

Common Core & Related Requirements 1
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
CHEM 110GPrinciples and Applications of Chemistry4
MATH 120Intermediate Algebra3
PSY 201GIntroduction to Psychology3
or SOC 101G Introductory Sociology
Prerequisite Requirements
HIT 150Introduction to Medical Terminology3
BIOL 221Introductory Microbiology3
BIOL 221 LIntroductory Microbiology Laboratory1
BIOL 225Human Anatomy and Physiology I4
BIOL 226Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
Technical Requirements 2
SURG 140Introduction to Surgical Technology4
SURG 145Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts & Techniques5
SURG 120Surgical Technology Clinical I4
SURG 155Pharmacology for the Surgical Technology3
SURG 150Surgical Procedures I5
SURG 260Surgical Technology Clinical II4
SURG 160Surgical Procedures II4
SURG 265Surgical Technology Clinical III7
SURG 230Professional Readiness3
Total Credits68

Students who are waived from CHEM 110G Principles and Applications of Chemistry must take an additional 4 credits of approved electives.


Students must complete all Common Core & Related Requirement as well as Prerequisite Requirements to be accepted into the Surgical Technology program and enroll in SURG courses.

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and/or course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
CHEM 110G Principles and Applications of Chemistry (or elective) 4
BIOL 225 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
HIT 150 Introduction to Medical Terminology 3
PSY 201G
Introduction to Psychology
or Introductory Sociology
MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra 3
BIOL 226 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
Second Year
BIOL 221
221 L
Introductory Microbiology
and Introductory Microbiology Laboratory
SURG 140 Introduction to Surgical Technology 4
SURG 145 Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts & Techniques 5
SURG 120 Surgical Technology Clinical I 4
SURG 155 Pharmacology for the Surgical Technology 3
SURG 150 Surgical Procedures I 5
SURG 260 Surgical Technology Clinical II 4
Third Year
SURG 160 Surgical Procedures II 4
SURG 265 Surgical Technology Clinical III 7
SURG 230 Professional Readiness 3
 Total Credits68