Please follow the instructions below and gather the appropriate documents before you complete our online application.
If you haven’t done so yet, you must be a current CCD student to enroll in the Surgical Tech Program. The CCD application is free. Please select Associate of Applied Science as the degree option when applying. In order to get transfer credit from classes taken outside of CCD, official transcripts from those colleges must be submitted to CCD's Admissions, Registration and Records office. CCD will accept e-transcripts.
On the program application, you will be asked to list the course(s) you are currently enrolled in or have completed. Information needed: college/university, course number, date enrolled, semester/quarter hours, grade received, date completed/to be completed. You will also be asked to upload a copy of your unofficial transcript(s), which can be found by signing in to CCDConnect and downloading a copy.
BIO 201 | 4 Credits
BIO 202 | 4 Credits
HPR 139 or 178 | 2 Credits
ENG 121 | 3 credits
MAT 103 | 3 Credits
Previous healthcare experience is preferred. Examples of acceptable healthcare experience: Nurse Aide, Phlebotomist, Unit receptionist, Emergency Medical Technician, Medical Assistant, Practical Nurse, Dietary Aide, etc.
To be accepted into the program, you will need the following:
Answer These Questions
As part of the application process, you will be asked to write a 500 word or less essay that includes the following topics: What do you know about the profession of Surgical Technology, and what interests you about it? What character qualities do you feel that you bring into this profession? Also, include any healthcare training and work experience and include the location of this work experience (i.e. clinics, hospitals, etc.)
An interview with the program chair will be scheduled once your application has been processed.