At the completion of the Surgical Technology Program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Apply principles of anatomy and physiology, microbiology and Pharmacology to the care of the perioperative client.
  • Perform perioperative technical skills in a safe and effective manner.
  • Function as an integral member of the surgical team.
  • Demonstrate personal and professional growth.
  • Communicate effectively with patients and members of the health care team.
  • Examine ethical, legal, moral and cultural issues that impact upon patient care delivery.
  • Prepare the intraoperative environment appropriately based on surgical procedures.
  • Qualify for the certification exam in surgical technology.