Loading
eastern idaho technical college prospective student linkeastern idaho technical college current student linkeastern idaho technical college faculty and staff linkeastern idaho technical college foundation and alumni link

Health Professions

Surgical Technology

A surgical technologist is an allied health professional who has been specifically educated in asepsis, sterile technique, surgical procedures and intraoperative patient care. You can become an integral part of a team of medical practitioners providing surgical care to patients in a variety of settings. The surgical technologist works to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive surgical procedures. The program teaches you the duties of using sterile technique, handling a variety of surgical instruments and supplies, and performing functions during surgery under the supervision of the surgeon.

What Jobs Can I Get?

  • Neurosurgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Organ Procurement
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Obstetrics
  • Gynecology
  • Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

How Long Will it Take?

SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY
ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE
4 semesters (2 years)

Why Surg-Tech at EITC?

  • Low Cost
  • Great Value
  • High Job Placement
  • Hands-on Training at Local Hospitals
  • Individualized Services
  • Small Class Size
  • State-of-the-Art Surgical Lab
  • CAAHEP Accredited Surgical Technology Program

What Real Students Say

"This career makes every day an adventure, of hands-on learning and excitement."

Amy Barnes

"Thanks to the Surgical Technology program I am able to improve my life and the life of my family by preparing me for a new and interesting future career. Without this education, I don't know what I would be doing."

Ken Tavenner

 

 

Eastern Idaho Technical College  |  1600 S 25th East, Idaho Falls, ID 83404  |  Contact Us  |  About  |  Site Map  |  Student Consumer Info EITC Youtube Channel  Follow EITC on Facebook  Follow EITC on Twitter    208.524.3000