Kansas City, MO (Online)

ACHIEVE an associate’s degree IN AS FEW AS 13 MONTHS

Are you a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) looking to advance your education to an Associate of Applied Science degree? Have you been searching for a school where you can earn that degree quickly and conveniently? Then consider Concorde’s Surgical Technology associate’s degree program.

Have a meaningful impact through your work

The Surgical Technology associate’s degree program at Concorde helps you achieve your career aspirations while also serving your family and community through your dedicated service to improving health care in your community on the front lines of surgical support.

Career-driven curriculum

Concorde’s Surgical Technology associate’s program is for those Certified Surgical Techs who wish to advance from a diploma to an Associate of Applied Science degree, which more and more employers are requiring of their Surgical Technologists. The program consists of nine classes. Students can be granted 32 semester credit hours upon verification of entrance requirements.

This program is offered 100 percent online, so you can complete coursework on your schedule and work around your busy work and life schedules. Concorde Online uses Canvas™ technology – an online learning management system that makes it easy to stay on track in your education. Our instructors are experienced and seasoned in the online learning environment.

The program is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

Career outlook*

Surgical tech jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 12 percent. This field is forecast to continue its growth because of advances in technology, contributing to an increase in surgical procedures. Find out more about what a career in surgical technology looks like.
*Source: 2016-2026

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