Surgical Technology

  • Provide quality patient care before, during and after surgery as a critical part of the surgical team
  • Develop a professional working relationship with surgeons, anesthesiologists and nurses
  • Experience challenging coursework and relevant instruction a variety of surgical procedures and clinical settings

*Adults only

This program consists of 828 didactic hours and 528 clinical hours, which is a total of 1,356 hours. Number of clinical hours is dependent upon the number of surgical procedures the student has participated in both as a first scrub and second scrub in both general surgical procedures and in specialty surgical procedures.

CV Tech's Surgical Technology program had a 86 percent pass rate among students in the 2016-17 school year on the Outcomes Assessment Exam (national certification). CV Tech enjoyed a 100 percent pass rate among students on the national exam from 2009-16.  

Full-Time Career Majors

Career Majors offered at each campus may vary.

Program Info
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program (CAAHEP); 1361 Park Street; Clearwater, FL 33756; Ph: 727-210-2350; Fax: 727-210-2354
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  • Traci McNeff