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Surgical Technology

The Surgical Technology Program at Grayson College is an AAS Degree in Surgical Technology.

Applications for Fall 2024 will open in January 2024. Please complete the Intake Form for an Application and Information Packet. 


The Associates of Applied Science Degree in Surgical Technology is designed to prepare the student to function effectively as an integral part of the operating room team. The AAS degree consists of in-person lectures, in-person lab, mock surgeries, and clinicals within a four-county radius in addition to the academic coursework. The Surgical Technology Program is a 24 month program including all academic courses. The Surgical Technology specific courses will take three semesters to complete, and admissions occur each Fall. 

Program Learning Outcomes

  • To prepare students to complete the Surgical Technologist National Certifying Examination conducted by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.

  • To prepare competent entry-level surgical technologists in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.

  • To provide the community with professional, competent, desirable employees and entry-level Surgical Technologists.

  • To prepare students to function as a part of the healthcare profession.

  • To prepare students to function professionally, caring, and ethically when providing patient care.