Surgical Technologist


  • In-depth Surgical Knowledge
    Acquire comprehensive understanding of surgical procedures, from the simplest to the most complex, matching each with the appropriate surgical tool.
  • State-of-the-art Surgical Tools Proficiency
    Gain hands-on experience with modern surgical apparatus and strive to stay updated with emerging trends in surgical technology and tools.
  • Professionalism and Teamwork
    Develop crucial professional skills needed for a cohesive operating room environment, including effective communication and outstanding teamwork.


Scholarship Available

Advance your career with a certification as a Surgical Technologist

Fostering Expertise in Surgical Procedures

Our Surgical Technologist program is specifically designed for those who have passion and dedication towards the healthcare sector and the intricacies of operation theaters. The program covers all fundamental aspects to advanced procedures of a surgical technologist, preparing you for a thriving career in the healthcare industry.

Stay updated with the Latest Developments

Our course content is regularly refreshed to incorporate the latest trends and techniques in surgical technology, ensuring you stay at the forefront of the profession.


Hands-On Learning Experience

Acquire real-world experience in our cutting-edge facilities. Train under the supervision of veteran healthcare professionals, perfecting your skills in real-world clinical settings.

Do I need any prior experience in medical field to enroll?

Do I need any prior experience in medical field to enroll?

No, our program is perfectly designed to cater for both absolute beginners and those with some experience in the medical industry.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive an accredited certification as a Surgical Technologist, validating your expertise and readiness for the healthcare industry.

Yes, our surgical technologist course includes ample hands-on training involving operating room procedures, sterilization techniques, surgical equipment setup, and patient care, to ensure you gain real-world experience and enhance your skills.

Yes, we offer a variety of financial aid options and scholarships for eligible candidates. All financial aid is based on individual eligibility, program selection, and availability of funds


Our Surgical Technologist Program is devoted to preparing students interested in the demanding field of surgical technology. This comprehensive program offers an in-depth understanding of the crucial role surgical technologists play within a healthcare team. Students will gain extensive hands-on experience in the application of innovative surgical procedures, as well as learn about surgical instruments, equipment setup, and patient care.

The program's preparatory objective ensures that our graduates are equipped with the vital practical skills necessary for a thriving and successful career in surgical technology. In order to match up to the demanding and evolving nature of this field, we consistently update our curriculum to include the latest technological advances, safety protocols, and ethical responsibilities.

Upcoming Deadlines

Spring 2023 Final Deadline (April Class Start)

Submit your application and all necessary compliance documents by January 15, 2023 in order to be considered for our Spring intake.

Fall 2023 Final Deadline (September Class Start)

Submit your application and all necessary compliance documents by January 15, 2023 in order to be considered for our Spring intake.

Why should you apply by the priority deadline?

Why is it important to meet the priority deadline for applications?

Securing your application by the priority deadline enhances your chances of admission. Our Surgical Technologist program is competitive, with limited slots. By applying early, you not only get considered first but also have enough time to rectify any errors that might be in your application.

If you miss the priority deadline, your application will be considered in the regular admissions cycle. However, given the competitiveness of our program, it is possible that all slots may have been filled by then. We encourage early applications to improve the chances of securing enrolment.

Yes, you can. However, doing so places you in a pool of regular applicants. This could be more competitive, and some opportunities may no longer be available. Thus to maximise your chances, it's highly recommended to apply by the priority deadline.

In most cases, late applications are still considered but may have lower priority. Please reach out to our Admissions Advisor immediately to discuss your situation and explore potential options.

Receive a certificate as a Surgical Technologist with custom learning options

In this certification program, become a fully equipped Surgical Technologist and gain key skills and competencies required for a successful career in surgical technology.

Choose your path

You have the power to curate a program structure best suited to your career objectives. Choose electives that help you specialize in areas relevant to your professional development as a Surgical Technologist.

Earn your certificate in a few months

The program necessitates the completion of a designated number of credits. Length can range from a few weeks to a few months, depending on the speed at which you choose to complete the course requirements.

Modular Course Structure

Weekly units are the building blocks of this program, delivered via digital means. Attend lectures, understand theoretical concepts, and then engage in deeper discussions with the faculty members and fellow learner cohorts.

Program Flexibility

The flexibility of this program allows you to attend lectures and undertake quizzes at your convenience. Regular meetings with faculty members during available hours help resolve doubts and allow for a deeper understanding of the material.

Hybrid format of course delivery

The program utilizes an innovative hybrid delivery mode, bringing together the best of online and traditional classroom instructions. Interact with global learners in real time, work on projects, and utilize online class hours to consult faculty on coursework.

How Proximity to Facilities Contributes to Learning?

The Surgical Technologist program is structured to accommodate students' unique schedules and locations. Assuring flexibility, the curriculum is delivered through a blend of online and on-campus modules. While leveraging digital platforms for theoretical subjects, practical immersion happens at state-of-the-art facilities. Students' proximity to these facilities enables them to gain hands-on experience in a real surgical environment, enhancing their technical skills and professional readiness.

Balancing Academics and Lifestyle

How does the Program Align with my Career Goals?

With a focus on providing well-rounded training, the Surgical Technologist program encompasses a curriculum that aligns with aspiring healthcare professionals' career goals. Apart from imparting surgical knowledge and skills, the program includes modules on communication, teamwork, and ethical practices catering to employer's expectations in the healthcare industry.

Proximity to learning facilities is a significant advantage to students. It allows them to have easier access to hands-on training and practical workshops. In addition, the nearness of facilities means that students can make optimum use of available resources, interact frequently with faculty, and strengthens their networking within the surgical technologist community.

Understanding the diverse needs of students, the Surgical Technologist program is designed to provide flexibility in terms of class schedules, course delivery, and assessment methods. The curriculum can be accessed remotely for theoretical modules, while practical sessions are scheduled according to availability of facilities and student groups. This allows students to balance their personal commitments and work engagements without compromising on their academic pursuits.

The program follows a well-structured curriculum, divided into theoretical and practical modules. It starts with fundamental courses to build a strong foundation, followed by advanced courses for specialized learning. Furthermore, students undergo practical training in surgical settings under the guidance of expert faculty. The assessment involves a blend of continuous evaluations and end-of-term examinations to assess students' knowledge and readiness for professional roles.

Tuition & Financing

With a competitive cost of $25,000, our Surgical Technologist program is taught in a unique, state-of-the art facility designed to prepare students for real-world surgical settings.

64 credit hours

The tuition fee is $390.62 per credit hour, amounting to a total of $25,000 for the 64-credit-hour Surgical Technologist program.

Work class Faculty

Our faculty includes world-renowned and experienced surgical technologists who have actively contributed to the medical arena, ensuring you receive up-to-date and insightful knowledge.

Live and Online Lectures

Our surgical technologist program features both live and online lectures, and students can interact with faculty throughout the week with their queries and concerns.

Collaborative Hands-on projects

Our program includes collaborative hands-on projects, giving you the opportunity to work as part of a team, while honing your practical skills and preparing for real-world situations.

Pay-as-you-go tuition

Financial aid

<p>With the understanding that not everyone may be financially endowed, several financing resources are available. For more information on how to fund your Surgical Technologist program, consider exploring the Financial Resources Hub catered to our Degree programs.</p>

Employer tuition reimbursement

<p>Your current employer might help cover some of your education expenses. It is worth sharing your educational aspirations with them and finding out if they have tuition reimbursement policies. The funds could help subsidize your tuition expenses in the Surgical Technologist program.</p>

Payment plans

<p>If you are unable to foot your tuition in a lump sum, worry not! Our Surgical Technologist program offers flexible payment plans tailored to ease the financial burden. Visit our Degree Financial Resources Hub for more details.</p>

Student loans

<p>Should you find footing your tuition bills challenging, student loans are a viable option. These are structured to help you meet your educational goals without immediate financial strain. Engage your employer - they might be interested in supporting your education journey.</p>


Surgical Technologist Career Opportunities: There is a growing demand for skilled surgical technologists across the health care sector. With advancements in medical technologies and an aging population, the need for these professionals is predicted to rise. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts the surgical technologist sector will see a growth rate of 12 percent from 2026 to 2036, significantly higher than the average growth for all occupations. Plus, diversified career opportunities await, from general surgery to more specialized fields like neurosurgery or cardiovascular surgery.

Advanced Surgical Technologist Career Opportunities: With additional certification and experience, surgical technologists can advance their career further. They can take up roles such as Surgical First Assistant or transition into administrative positions. An additional certification can also lead to a pay bump, with the average salary of a certified Surgical Technologist being higher than a non-certified technologist.

Below are a few ways you can augment your career as a Surgical Technologist.

Prepare for in-demand jobs

The Surgical Technologist program provides you with the essential skills and knowledge required in this demanding sector. The curriculum is designed to prepare you for real-world medical situations.

Salary expansion

The Surgical Technologist program enriches your skill set, making you a more appealing candidate to employers, which can enhance your salary prospects. Studies show that certified Surgical Technologists earn more than their non-certified counterparts.

Network building

Interact and collaborate with classmates, faculty, and leading industry professionals during your program, expanding your professional network. These connections can offer valuable insights and opportunities in your future career.

Access career services

As part of the Surgical Technologist program, you will have access to our career services. This includes career counselling, job search assistance, resume and cover letter review, and interview coaching to enhance your job prospects.

Advance your career in Surgical Technology

Expand your proficiency in modern surgical procedures, operating room safety, and emergency protocols.

Learn crucial skills to assist surgeons, anesthesiologists, and registered nurses during surgical procedures.

Familiarise yourself with the latest medical equipment, technologies and surgical techniques to remain relevant in the operating room.

Develop strong interpersonal skills and patient care habits to assist in the recovery post-surgery.

Advance your career

$48,300 average salary

Average salary of a Surgical Technologist in the United States (Bureau of Labor Statistics)

10% growth by 2031

The Surgical Technician field is expected to witness much higher year-over-year growth (2021-2031) than average.

Qualify for in-demand jobs

Cardiovascular Technologist

Surgical Technologist

Endoscopy Technician

Central Sterile Processing Technician

Registered Nurse

Medical Equipment Repairer

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

Radiologic and MRI Technologist

Respiratory Therapist


Ready to make connections? Join our alumni network.

Our Surgical Technology program is part of an extensive alumni network, with a strong footprint worldwide. Regardless of where you are in the world, you’re never far from a fellow alumni. Students can join the Surgical Technology Alumni Association after graduation. The Alumni Association also operates a virtual space, where alumni can offer or receive career advice, provide "flash" mentoring to current students and fellow alumni, post jobs and internship experiences, and expand their professional network.

Experience and Engage as a Surgical Technologist student

As a Surgical Technologist student, you will find a high level of commitment to ensuring a positive and engaging learning experience. The Surgical Technologist program provides 100% online education, giving you the opportunity to connect with faculty, staff, and other students worldwide. The academic advising team dedicated to the program is always on hand to assist and support you throughout your academic journey. The program also frequently organizes interactive webinars to address any queries or concerns the students might have. More direct interaction is facilitated through virtual office hours where faculty members are available to discuss course-related issues, clarify doubts and help you with your homework. Collaboration is encouraged via online group projects facilitated through platforms like Zoom and Slack, allowing you to work together and learn from your peers. Furthermore, the Surgical Technologist Speaker Series brings industry experts to share insights, up-to-date practices and initiate dialogues about significant challenges and advancements within the surgical technologist field.

Hands-on Surgical Experience

Gain real-life experience in surgical settings through our lab practice modules where you get to handle surgical equipment and instruments, mimicking a real operating room environment.

Comprehensive Anatomy Classes

With our detailed anatomy and physiology classes, get an in-depth understanding of the human body, which will greatly enhance your operating room procedures.

Dynamic Learning Environment

Our program opens doors to a stimulating learning process with high-tech practical sessions, informative demonstrations and interactive classroom teachings.

Career Preparation

Our course also sets you up for the future by offering career development efforts such as job placement assistance and internship opportunities for a promising career as a Surgical Technologist.