Surgical Technology

Become an integral part of an O.R. team, providing care to patients before, during, and after surgery.

Surgical Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

From procedures and protocols to specialty instrumentation, surgical technologists master it all.

And they do it under pressure – with ease and efficiency. Thanks to 900+ hours of hands-on training in technology-driven surgical labs and through clinical experiences, you’ll perfect it too. 

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Surgical Technology (A.A.S.)

Master tools and techniques in specialized learning labs equipped with a high-tech video monitoring system and instrumentation for all types of surgical procedures.

Applied Health Studies, Completion (B.S.)

Students who have earned an associate’s degree from Penn College in surgical technology are eligible to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Applied Health Studies. 

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  • Stay and learn on campus over your summer break
  • Explore a variety of career options
  • Experience our hands-on approach to education 
  • Earn up to $2,000 in Penn College scholarships
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News
06.25.2020

Expecting the unexpected in the OR

A “typical week” is anything but for alumna Alexis I. Ashby, a certified surgical technologist for UPMC Williamsport ...

09.16.2019

Students celebrate National Surgical Technologists Week

Celebrating their inner superheroes, students in Pennsylvania College of Technology’s surgical technology major are joining ...

08.29.2019

Surgical technology graduates achieve 100% board pass rate

Every August 2019 graduate of Pennsylvania College of Technology’s surgical technology major has conquered yet another ...