Are you a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) looking to advance your education to an Associate degree online? Have you been searching for a school where you can earn that degree quickly and conveniently? Then consider Concorde’s Surgical Technology online degree completion associate program.
Convenient online learning, on your own time scheduleConveniently learn on your own time. This Surgical Technology Associate degree program is offered 100 percent online, so you can complete coursework based on your time and work around your busy work and life schedules. Our instructors are experienced and seasoned in the online learning environment.
Join our family & become a Surgical Technologist todayIf you’re excited about working with patients and doctors in a high-demand, fast-paced healthcare environment, you can learn more about how to get started earning your surgical technologist associate degree online. Request information or call us today!
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Concorde puts you in the center of the surgical tech field through coursework and hands-on learning experiences that challenge you as you would be challenged in a real-world work setting in this field.
Classroom-to-career skills training
Concorde prepares you comprehensively for a career in Surgical Technology through an emphasis on the following critical skills and knowledge:
- Patient care
- Sterile field preparation
- Passing instruments, supplies and equipment to surgeons
- Surgical field maintenance
- Surgeon assistance
Surgical tech jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 9 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: BLS.gov 2018-2028
Accreditation and Licensure
Accreditation and Licensure
Distance education programs are approved by the Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). With this approval, Concorde Career College, Kansas City is authorized to offer distance education programs to students residing in all participating states. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education. More information regarding NC-SARA may be found at www.nc-sara.org. Accreditation and licensure are an important part of an academic institution’s operation. Visit our Accreditations and Licensure page for more details about our accreditations and licensure.
Who can enroll in the online Surgical Technology program?
Our online program is for those who are already a licensed surgical technician (CST) with a diploma from an accredited surgical technology program.
Should i enroll in the online program or the ground version at a campus?
This is based on what works best for you and your learning style. If you have good time management skills and are looking for a more flexible schedule, then online is the best option. If you do better in a structured, set-schedule environment, then the ground option might be the best fit.
How long is an online surgical tech program?
There are two options, full-time (30 weeks) and part-time (50 weeks).