Surgical Technology

What You'll Learn Get Started

Surgical Technology

What You'll Learn Get Started

About the Program

Through quality clinical practice and excellent classroom programs, Seattle Central College’s Surgical Technology program helps students gain the skills needed to work as a surgical technologist in the in-demand healthcare field.

Surgical Technology student at Seattle Central Health Education Center

Career Opportunities

Surgical Technologists work under the direct supervision of a physician or registered nurse as part of a healthcare team, and are in high demand throughout Washington state and beyond. Graduates have excellent job prospects in a variety of healthcare settings, such as:

  • Hospital operating rooms
  • Outpatient care centers
  • Ambulatory surgical centers
  • Private surgery clinics
  • Tissue procurement
  • Central supply processing
  • Medical equipment sales
  • Veterinary medicine
 

Accreditation

The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756
727.210.2350 (phone)
727.210.2354 (fax)
caahep.org
Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
6 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 110
Littleton, CO 80120
303.694.9262 (phone)
arcstsa.org

Contact

Health Education Center
Seattle Central College
Pacific Tower on Beacon Hill
1200 12th Ave. S
206.934.4347
AlliedHealth.Central@seattlecolleges.edu