Surgical Technologist

Tampa, FL


Do you aspire to work on the front lines of surgical care? Concorde’s surgical technology program helps you begin an exciting, challenging career in this field through a diploma in surgical technology.

Achieve your dreams

As a surgical technologist, your impact is felt beyond the patients and health care personnel you support in the operating room. Your work in this job role also meaningfully impacts your family and community.

What you can learn

Concorde takes you from the classroom to the operating room through hands-on career training that prepares you to assist surgical physicians and other medical personnel in a wide variety of functions. Coursework emphasizes these areas:

  • Proper counting technique for sponges, needles and instruments
  • Passing instruments, supplies and equipment to surgeons
  • Patient care
  • Sterile field preparation
  • Surgeon assistance

Career outlook*

Surgical technology jobs are projected to increase at a much-faster-than-average rate of 30 percent. Find out more about what a career in surgical technology looks like.
*Source: 2012-2022

Financial aid

Your achievement is our top priority, which is why we help you navigate the financial aid process from start to finish. For those who qualify, Concorde offers scholarship programs.

Join our family

If you’re looking for a surgical technologist school in Tampa, look no further than Concorde. To learn more, request information, or call Concorde Career Institute at 1-800-693-7010.

Opportunity awaits.

Hours of operation

Monday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed


Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). The CAAHEP is located at 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?