Surgical Technician preparing for surgery

Surgical Technology

Accreditation and Certification Eligibility

The Midlands Technical College Surgical Technology Program is a Diploma in Health Sciences program. The program demonstrates by comparison that the curriculum offered meets or exceeds the content demands of the Core Curriculum for Surgical Technology 6th Edition.

The Midlands Technical College, Surgical Technology Program is an accredited program by the Council on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in cooperation with the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA). Any student successfully completing the requirements of the program is required to take the National Certification Examination for Surgical Technologist. The certifying exam is written and administered by the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA).