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. 

Minors & Immersions

Pair a minor with any bachelor's degree, or an immersion with any bachelor's or associate's degree.

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Jan 27

Open House

Friday, January 27 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM

Feb 25

Open House

Saturday, February 25 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM

Mar 17

Open House

Friday, March 17 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM

Mar 26

Open House

Sunday, March 26 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM

Apr 14

Open House

Friday, April 14 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM

Apr 29

Open House

Saturday, April 29 8:30 AM - 2 :30 PM

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News
09.15.2022

Penn College celebrates National Surgical Technologists Week

Students in Pennsylvania College of Technology’s surgical technology major are joining hospitals and colleges throughout the ...

10.08.2021

Surgical technology program receives continuing accreditation

Pennsylvania College of Technology’s surgical technology program was granted continuing accreditation through the Commission on ...

08.16.2021

Director of College Health Services appointed

Pennsylvania College of Technology has named Wendie L. Snyder, an alumna with 25 years’ experience in a variety of roles in the ...