Surgical Technology Program
Macomb’s Surgical Technology Program provides you with a unique career ladder. Earn a Skills Specific Certificate in Central Processing Distribution Technician (regular admissions procedures apply) in one semester, preparing you for an entry-level position as a technician. Then you can choose to continue on in the program, which prepares you to become a surgical technologist in a supporting role on a surgical team. Students are prepared in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains. The Associate of Applied Science degree in Surgical Technology and the Certificate in Surgical Technology-Surgical Technologist programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs.
The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Surgical Technology, and the Certificate in Surgical Technology-Surgical Technologist programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, (702) 210-2350, on recommendation of 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.
Central Processing Distribution Technician
- Skills Specific Certificate in Surgical Technology – Central Processing Distribution Technician
- Certificate in Surgical Technology – Surgical Technologist
- Associate of Applied Science Degree
- Transfer credits toward a bachelor’s degree
For more information, contact the Surgical Technology program advisor:
Professor Elizabeth Ness, 586.286.2192