Program Details

Career Program

Surgical Technology Certificate (Awarded by Frederick Community College)

Program Information:


Mid-Maryland Allied Healthcare Education Consortium
A Combined Program with Frederick Community College

Carroll Contacts: Candace Edwards (new students) / Paul Hunter (current students)
Phone: 410-386-8430 / 410-386-8435
Email: /
Frederick Contact: Monica Hutchins
Phone: 301-846-2652

This certificate provides students with a foundation in the principles and practices of the surgical technologist’s role in the phases of the surgical experience. The foundations of practice are applied through extensive preceptored clinical experience. CA.A.HEP Accreditation entitles program graduates to apply to sit for the national certifying examination in surgical technology. A minimum grade of C in all coursework must be obtained. Enrollment is limited by the availability of clinical facilities.

Pre-clinical Requirements to be completed at Carroll
 BIOL-101  Biological and Physical Sciences  4 credits
 SPCH-101  Arts and Humanities  3 credits
 BIOL-210  Human Anatomy and Physiology 1  4 credits
 BIOL-211  Human Anatomy and Physiology 2  4 credits
 HIT-111  Medical Terminology  3 credits
Clinical Requirements to be completed at Frederick Community College
 ST-100  Fundamentals of Surgical Tech I  6 credits
 ST-101  Introduction to Surgical Tech  6 credits
 ST-105  Clinical Practicum  5 credits
 ST-120  Surgery Essentials  3 credits
 ST-200  Fundamentals of Surgical Technology II  12 credits

Mid-Maryland Allied Healthcare Education Consortium: Degree awarded by Frederick Community College. Refer to the most recent Frederick Community College catalog for additional information.

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