Surgical Technology

PROGRAM EARNS NATIONAL HONOR

Parkland College earned the annual Merit Award from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA). Parkland's Surgical Technology program received the award for achieving a 100 percent graduate pass rate on the national certification exam for surgical technologists during the 2020-2021 academic year. The CST exam is the only fully accredited examination by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies for surgical technologists in the nation.


Surgical Technology is still accepting applications for Fall 2022!

It is not too late to send in your application to begin the Surgical Technology Program effective this fall. To apply, see the Application Checklist. 


Join Our Program

Train to become a surgical technologist, providing crucial assistance to surgeons who care for patients before, during, and immediately after surgery. You will become knowledgeable in anatomy, microbiology, and pathophysiology, learning to "think like a surgeon." You'll complete rotations in surgical specialty areas as you study in up-to-date labs, classrooms, and area clinics/hospitals. 

 

Program Goals and Effectiveness Data 

Click to review National Certification Exam Pass Rates

 

Accreditation information:

Parkland College Surgical Technology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA). 

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP)

9355 - 113th St. N, #7709

Seminole, FL 33775

P: 727/210-2350

F: 727/210-2354

E: mail@caahep.org

 

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA)

19751 East Mainstreet, Suite 339

Parker, CO 80138

P: 303/694-9262

F: 303/741-3655

E: info@arcstsa.org