Surgical Technology Requirements

Admission Criteria   Technology Requirements   Additional PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS  


Surgical Technology, AAS
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Admission Criteria

Two of the following:  
  • HS GPA: 2.5 GPA 
  • HS Rank: Upper Half 
  • GED: 500 
  • ACT: 18 
  • SAT: 960
  • College GPA: 2.0 GPA - Based on 12+ credits 
If students do not meet two of the above requirements, they are required to take the Next-Generation ACCUPLACER: 
  • Writing: 255 
  • Arithmetic: 217
All students must also meet the TEAS Requirement Scores: 
  • TEAS Math: 55 
  • TEAS Reading: 65

TEAS Information

Additional Program Requirements   

Additional Immunizations
This program requires additional immunizations. Please refer to the Health & Human Services Academic Handbook for additional details. 

Background Check and Drug Screen
Completion of a background check and drug screen are required before program classes start. 

Background Check    Drug Screen

Job Shadow Experience
Applicants who have submitted a high school transcript and passed the TEAS test must complete a shadow experience.  

Technical Standards
Read the Technical Standards form and review physical requirements. If you apply online, this is part of the application process.  

Surgical Technology Technical Standards

Uniforms are required for this program and are available through Sparkle Uniforms.


Technology Requirements

Southeast Technical College's Surgical Technology program is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech Support Center.


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