Surgical Technology Diploma Course Requirements

Diploma in Surgical Technology Course Hours Per Week
Semester
Class
Lab
Clinical
Credit
FIRST SEMESTER (Fall)
ACA-115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 0 1
BIO-163 Basic Anat & Physiology or 0
   BIO-165    Anatomy & Physiology I *** *** 0 4-5
SUR-110 Intro to Surg Technology 3 0 0 3
SUR-111 Periop Patient Care 5 6 0 7
*** PSY/SOC Elective 3 0 0 3
*** *** 0 18-19
SECOND SEMESTER (Spring)
BIO-166 Anatomy & Physiology II
   (If BIO-165 taken in Fall) *** *** 0 0-4
BIO-275 Microbiology or
   BIO-175    General Microbiology *** *** 0 3-4
SUR-122 Surgical Procedures I 5 3 0 6
SUR-123 Sur Clinical Practice I 0 0 21 7
*** *** 21 16-21
THIRD SEMESTER (Summer)
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 0 3
SUR-134 Surgical Procedures II 5 0 0 5
SUR-135 Clinical Practice II 0 0 12 4
SUR-137 Prof Success Prep 1 0 0 1
9 12 12 10
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit
48