Time to Complete: 2 Years
Start Term: Fall
Location: Davie Campus
The Surgical Technology curriculum prepares individuals to assist in the care of the surgical patient in the operating room and to function as a member of the surgical team.
Students will apply theoretical knowledge to the care of patients undergoing surgery and develop skills necessary to prepare supplies, equipment, and instruments; maintain aseptic conditions; prepare patients for surgery; and assist surgeons during operations.
Employment opportunities include labor/delivery/emergency departments, inpatient/outpatient surgery centers, dialysis units/facilities, physicians’ offices, and central supply processing units.
Applicants for admission to the Surgical Technology program must complete all of the requirements for admission as described in the Surgical Technology Admission Packet.
Surgical Technology begins the Fall semester of odd-numbered years.
NOTE: Meeting all admission requirements does not guarantee placement into the Surgical Technology program.
66 Credit Hours: $5,016.00
Student Fees: $386.25
Davidson-Davie Community College’s Surgical Technology Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (opens in new window) upon the recommendation of Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, 727-210-2350, www.caahep.org
Davidson-Davie is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, diplomas and associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Davidson-Davie Community College.