Southern Union State Community College

Program Overview

Surgical Technology

Welcome to the Surgical Technology Program!

We are glad you are interested in our Surgical Technology Program. The Surgical Technology Program provides a different learning environment from other Health Sciences Programs.  In the Surgical Technology Program you will learn all aspects of the Surgical Technologist's role in the operating room, including preparation for the procedure, participation in the procedure, and concluding the procedure.

You will discover just how important and valuable the Surgical Technologist is in today’s Operating Room!

The Surgical Technology Program is offered once per year beginning in the Fall semester. You have the choice of pursuing a certificate option or an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Surgical Technology. Click here for more program information.

Tim Lester, CST, B.S., M.H.M.
Program Director