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Health Programs

Surgical Technology

Who Can Enroll

Adults Only

Surgical Technologists function as a member of the surgical team in the scrub role. They handle the instruments, supplies and equipment necessary for all surgical procedures. They will have an understanding of each of the procedures being performed in order to anticipate the needs of the surgeon. Training includes development of knowledge, personal behavior, and skill sets to become highly detailed and to work under great pressure. Conduct clinical rotations at local medical and surgery centers. Prepare to sit for a national certification for surgical technology.

Avg. Oklahoma Salary

Surgical Technologists

Hourly Annually
$13.03 - $25.98 $27,100 - $54,030
Career Paths
  • Surgical Technologists

Student Organizations

Association of Surgical Technologists (AST)

Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA)

Prerequisites - None