Certificate in Surgical Technology

With this certificate from South College, you could be assisting in surgery in just over a year! As a surgical technologist, you will help take care of the surgical patient, prepare surgical supplies, maintain aseptic conditions and assist surgeons during surgery. According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities in this field are growing much faster than the national average for all occupations, with a projected increase of 30 percent (29,300 jobs) from 2012 to 2022. Don’t wait – start your new career today! 


Advance your career by earning a certificate.


Experience hands-on learning outside the classroom through clinical practice experiences.


Serve the community as a healthcare professional.

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Learn the essential skills necessary to become a quality healthcare provider. Candidates interested in applying to the Certificate in Surgical Technology program are encouraged to reach out today!

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Certificate in Surgical Technology Accreditation

The South College Asheville Learning Site surgical technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org), 25400 US Highway N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, (727) 210-2350. 

Consumer Information: Amounts for tuition, fees, books, and supplies are subject to change. The information included here is estimated for a full-time student.* South College follows the required methodology provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the reporting of employment information for graduates. This information is compiled on an annual basis and submitted to the Commission by October 15 each year for graduates during the most recently completed reporting year (July 1-June 30). For more detailed information related to the calculation of graduate employment rates, please click here.