Surgical Technology

Portland, OR


As a surgical technologist, you can make a difference in people’s lives every day – and it all starts with hands-on training at Concorde Career College. Our surgical technology program offers hands-on training that is designed to help you build confidence in your skills.

Achieve your dreams

At Concorde, our instructors go the extra mile to make sure you’re learning the skills employers look for. We want you to be ready to hit the ground running and make an impact with your organization from day one.

What you can learn

This immersive program shows you how to effectively serve the needs of operating physicians and other medical personnel before, during and after surgery. Coursework teaches you how to:

  • Pass instruments, supplies and equipment to surgeons
  • Provide patient care
  • Count sponges, needles and instruments
  • Sterilize equipment and tools
  • Assist the surgeon during procedures

Career outlook*

Surgical technology jobs are projected to increase 12 percent through 2026, which is much faster than the national average for all jobs. Find out more about what a career in surgical technology looks like.
*Source: 2016-2026

Financial aid

School shouldn’t set you back financially, which is why we work to find scholarship and student loan opportunities for which you might qualify.

Join our family

If you’ve been searching for a surgical technologist school in Portland, Oregon, look no further than Concorde. To learn more, request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010.

Opportunity awaits.

Hours of operation

Monday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed


Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 25400 US Highway 19 N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33756, (727) 210-2350, as recommended by the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA), 6 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 110, Littleton, CO 80120, (303) 694-9262,

Do you have an Associate's degree in health care field, which is a pre-requisite for this program?