Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave. S.E.
Rochester, MN 55904

Toll-Free: (800) 247-1296
Local: (507) 285-7265

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Rochester Community and Technical College


Surgical Technology

Rochester Community and Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This program prepares individuals to assist the surgical team in the operating room delivering patient care before, during and after surgery. Instruction includes body structure and function, microbiology, medications for surgery, medical terminology, principles and practices of aseptic technique, surgical specialties, and clinical experience and internship. After many hours of simulated experience in a lab, students will obtain clinical experience at Saint Mary's Hospital and area hospitals.

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