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School of Surgical Technology Master Curriculum
Associate of Applied Science Degree

First Term (Fall) Description Credits
ENG 101 English Composition 3
BIO 100* Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology 4
HLC 102 Medical Terminology 2
MAT 101 College Math 3
Total   12
Second Term (Spring) Description Credits
PHI 201 Ethics 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
PSY 101 General Psychology 3
ELE* General Elective 3
Total   12
Third Term (Summer) Description Credits
SUR 101 Fundamentals of Surgical Care 8
Total   8
Fourth Term (Fall) Description Credits
ELE* General Elective 3
SUR 102 Care Concepts for Surgical Procedures I 11
Total   14
Fifth Term (Spring) Description Credits
BIO 200 Microbiology 4
SUR 201 Care Concepts for Surgical Procedures II 11
Total   15


Associate of Applied Science Degree Requirements Credits
Surgical Technology Applied Courses 30
General Education Courses (denoted in italics above) 23
Special Studies & Elective Courses 8
Total 61

 *BIO 101 & BIO 102 may be taken in place of BIO 100 and one of the two required general elective courses. It is recommended that students pursuing a bachelor's degree or higher take BIO 101 and BIO 102.

Effective Fall 2016