Surgical Technology Certificate
The Surgical Technology (SGT) CERT program consists of all SRGT courses with five general education courses.
After August, 2021, the TVCC surgical technology certificate will not be offered at TVCC. At that time, students interested in pursuing a career in the surgical technology field will be required to enroll in Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree.
- Degree Type: Certificate
- Surgical Tech is offered on the Terrell Health Science Center campus.
- TSI: required
- See the current Health Occupations brochure for more information about the program including the selection process, immunization requirements, estimated costs and schedules.
- Students must complete 4 of 5 pre-requisites before starting the SRGT courses: BIOL 2401, BIOL 2402, MDCA 1313, ENGL 1301 and PSYC 2301 or 2314. The remaining course must be completed concurrently with the first semester of SRGT courses.
- This program is not designed to transfer.
This program leads to the Surgical Technology AAS degree.
|BIOL-2401||Anatomy and Physiology I||4|
|BIOL-2402||Anatomy and Physiology II||4|
or Lifespan Growth and Development
|SRGT-1405||Introduction to Surgical Technology||4|
|SRGT-1409||Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts And Techniques||4|
|Remaining Support Course, if needed|
|SRGT-1441||Surgical Procedures I||4|
|SRGT-1442||Surgical Procedures II||4|
A grade of C or better must be attained in each surgical technology course.