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Surgical Technology

Surgical Technology

Why You Should Become a Surgical Technologist

  • If you would like to prepare operating rooms, arrange equipment, and help doctors during surgeries, then this is the career for you!
  • Employment of Surgical Technologist is projected to grow 5 percent from 2022 to 2032!*

Train on your feet with professionals in our state-of-the-art mock surgery centers and get real on-the-job experience through our large network of clinical externship sites so you can be ready to tackle the field after you graduate.

Surgical Technology Program - CBD College

Why Choose the Surgical Technology Program at CBD College?

  • State-of-the-art operating rooms to familiarize you with the latest technology
  • Mock surgeries to prepare you for a variety of situations
  • Dedicated Faculty and Staff who are invested in your success
  • Day and Evening Classes to allow you to work with your busy schedule
  • Externships / Advanced Hospital Training and Surgical Robot Training
  • Hands-on, personalized training to help develop your strengths
  • Accelerated program length to accommodate today’s active students
  • Federal Financial Aid Available to those who qualify
  • Career services department will help you with job placement for the duration of your career—long after graduation

What You Will Learn

As a student in the CBD Surgical Technology program, our instructors will make sure you have all the latest up-to-date skills and information. Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Patient Psychology
  • Anesthesia
  • Pharmacology
  • Sterilization
  • Surgical Instrumentation
  • Biomedical Science
  • Wound Closure
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Mock Surgery 


Albert | Surgical Technology Instructor

Surgical Technologists are in Demand!

Employment for Surgical Technologists is expected to rise 5% between 2022 and 2032, faster than average for all occupations.*

Surgical Technology Program - CBD College

What You Will Do as a Surgical Technologist

Surgical Technologists are critical members of a highly skilled and respected team that includes physicians and surgeons. As a Surgical Technologist you will be responsible for many essential tasks, including:

  • Assisting surgeons and nurses during surgery
  • Preparing patients and operating rooms for surgery
  • Sterilizing, maintaining, and supplying surgical equipment for surgery
  • Monitoring surgical procedures to ensure effectiveness and efficiency

Where You Can Work

As a graduate of the CBD Surgical Technology program, where can you work? Anywhere skilled medical professionals are in practice, you will find our graduates. As a Surgical Technician you will be qualified to work in:

  • Hospitals
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Operating Rooms
  • Physicians’ Offices
  • Outpatient Care Facilities
  • Laser centers


Albert | Surgical Technology Instructor

Richard | Surgical Technology Graduate

Charles | Surgical Technology Student

According to the most recent reports from the Bureau of Labor Statistics; Demand for certified and accredited Surgical Technologists is expected to rise 5% between 2022 and 2032.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Surgical Technologists

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