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Surgical Technology

Surgical Technology Degrees from Oklahoma City Community College

Become a Surgical Technician through our innovative Prior Learning Assessment program.

  • Overview
    Surgeon in operating room

    Surgical Technologists are integral members of the surgical team who work closely with surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and other surgical personnel delivering patient care before, during and after surgery. Major hours for this program are obtained through successful completion of the CST (Certified Surgical Technologist) Prior Learning Assessment licensure.

  • Overview
    Surgeon in operating room

    Surgical Technologists are integral members of the surgical team who work closely with surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and other surgical personnel delivering patient care before, during and after surgery. Major hours for this program are obtained through successful completion of the CST (Certified Surgical Technologist) Prior Learning Assessment licensure.

  • Highlights
    Operating table

    At Oklahoma City Community College, you’ll take core academic classes in English, math, history and more.

    Earn Prior Learning Assessment credit for your Surgical Technology courses with your CST (Certified Surgical Technologist) licensure.

  • Degree Options
    Nurse

    Surgical Technology Degree at Oklahoma City Community College

    With OCCC’s Cooperative Alliance in Surgical Technology, you could earn:

    In this degree program you will:

    • Complete all your general education requirements at OCCC
    • Earn Prior Learning Assessment credit for your Surgical Technology courses with your CST (Certified Surgical Technologist) licensure.
  • Courses
    Girl studying in a lab

    Take your general education and support courses at OCCC.

    Receive Prior Learning Assessment credit for your Surgical Technology courses with your CST (Certified Surgical Technologist) licensure.

  • Faculty

    Since your core courses in Surgical Technology are offered through a Prior Learning Assessment process, no faculty information is available.

  • After OCCC
    A stethoscpe and book in a library

    Job growth in this career field is projected to be faster than average since the number of surgeries performed in the United States will likely increase as the population ages and requires more medical care.

    In addition, new surgical procedures, such as those using laser technology and fiber optics are currently in development.