ACHIEVE an associate’s degree IN AS FEW AS five 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 Degree Completion program.

Have a meaningful impact through your work

The Surgical Technology Degree Completion 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 Degree Completion program is for those Certified Surgical Techs who wish to advance from a diploma to an Associate of Applied Science degree.

There are two options with this program. Students may choose to complete their degree in a 100 percent online environment, or attend class at our Memphis, Tenn. campus. With the online program, which uses Canvas™ technology, you can complete coursework on your schedule and work around your busy work and life schedules. Our instructors are experienced and seasoned in the online learning environment.

Career outlook*

Surgical tech jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 15 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: 2014-2024

Financial aid

Concorde Career College wants to help you achieve your personal goals. Part of our commitment to you is ensuring you have access to comprehensive information and guidance in determining your eligibility for and pursuing financial aid resources. Financial aid is available to those who qualify, and scholarship programs also are offered by Concorde for those who qualify.

Opportunity awaits!

Classroom-to-career skills training

Concorde prepares you comprehensively for a career in Surgical Technology through 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

Where can a surgical tech work?

Surgical techs are in demand in a variety of job settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Ambulatory surgery centers
  • Satellite surgery centers
  • Physicians’ offices
  • Laser centers


Online Program accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

*Memphis campus is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).

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