Quick Info

Next Start
01/06/2020

Program Length
20 MONTHS

Next Start
01/06/2020

Program Length
20 MONTHS

BECOME A VALUED MEMBER OF THE SURGICAL TEAM

Surgeons need qualified, high-tech assistants to prepare specialized tools and equipment for surgery and help them during operations. With the right Surgical Technologist degree, you could launch an exciting new career in the healthcare field and fill a vital role in surgical procedures.

Our Surgical Technologist program is designed to help you gain entry-level employment as a member of a surgical team under the direct supervision of professional surgeons and nurses. As part of your program, you’ll gain hands-on experience through a clinical externship in a real medical setting.

With your degree, you could be qualified to work in a wide variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics, and specialty surgical centers.

POTENTIAL CAREER

The surgical technologist program prepares you for a rewarding career1 as a:

  • Surgical technologist

LOCATION

Stevens-Henager College - West Haven (Ogden) is conveniently located in Ogden, Utah. You will enjoy easy parking, friendly local faculty and staff, and modern, comfortable buildings with smaller, personalized classes.

This program is offered at the following location:

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Some of the knowledge and skills² you’ll learn in the Surgical Technologist program include:

  • Surgical technology
  • Systematic surgical procedures
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Microbiology and infection control
  • General surgical procedures
  • Surgical pharmacology
  • Surgical asepsis
  • Surgical instruments and supplies
  • Patient care
  • Sensory and plastic surgical
  • procedures
  • Surgical robotics and electronics
  • Medical surgical nursing

Still Have Questions?

If you have questions about SHC's Associate of Occupational Studies in Surgical Technologist, you can get all the answers in the program overview.

Why Choose Stevens-Henager College - West Haven (Ogden)?

Stevens-Henager College - West Haven (Ogden)'s offers the employment-focused education you need to launch a better career - sooner. All of our programs are designed to get you trained and prepared to work in the field of your study - some programs can be completed in as few as 20 months! In addition, our flexible courses allow you to arrange your classes according to your schedule. Go to school during the day or in the evening.

At Stevens-Henager College - West Haven (Ogden), our programs are designed for employment in some of today's most rewarding job fields, without elective courses that you don't need or want. Your program will help prepare you for your career in Utah and beyond.