Surgical Technology

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

Surgical Technology

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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Seeing is believing.

Think Penn College might be a good fit for you? Make plans to visit and discover what hands-on learning is all about. Academic Tours allow you to explore labs and get to the core of your future program. If you’re looking for a deeper dive into your academic area of interest, opt for a Self-Scheduled Personal Tour. Comprehensive COVID-19 safety protocols are in place.

May 26

Surgical Technology Visit Day

Wednesday, May 269:00 AM - 1:00 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Jun 12

Surgical Technology Visit Day

Saturday, June 129:00 AM - 1:00 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Jul 7

Surgical Technology Visit Day

Wednesday, July 710:00 AM - 2:00 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Jul 17

Surgical Technology Visit Day

Saturday, July 1711:00 AM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)

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04.26.2021

Clinical director of surgical technology earns doctorate

Elizabeth S. Gizenski, clinical director of Pennsylvania College of Technology’s surgical technology program, recently earned a ...

09.08.2020

Alumnus, corporate partner deliver new technology to college

A Pennsylvania College of Technology alumnus, now senior clinical engineering director for UPMC in the Susquehanna region, ...

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 ...