Surgical Technology

Associate or Diploma
San Diego, CA


Would you like to work in a job where you can make a real difference in people’s lives every day? As a surgical technologist, you can. Each year, we help students break into this fast-paced and exciting career field through hands-on training designed to help you build confidence in your skills.

Achieve your dreams

Concorde offers full support from enrollment through graduation. We’ll do everything we can to make sure you’re learning the skills employers look for so you can make a positive impact in your patients’ lives.

What you can learn

Concorde immerses you in a curriculum that can prepare you to serve operating physicians and other medical personnel before, during and after surgery. Coursework can teach you how to:

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

Career outlook*

Surgical technologist jobs are projected to increase at a rate of 12 percent, 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

To help make school more affordable, we’ll work with you to help you find any financial aid or scholarships for which you might qualify.

Join our family

If you’ve been searching for surgical technologist schools in San Diego, 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. – 7 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed


Awarded accreditation 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?