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Surgical First Assistant Projected Program Cost

PROJECTED COST FOR THE CERTIFICATE OPTION: (Please note, these are projected costs and are subject to change without notice.)

Tuition KYVU On-line courses - $156 per credit hour plus an $8 student fee per credit hour (*current rate as of Fall 2016. May increase without notice. See website for cost information)

1st Semester (Fall) – 9 credit hours
2nd Semester (Spring) – 6 credit hours
3rd Semester (Summer) – 1 credit hour

$2,624

Textbook (required) - Essentials of Surgery by Becker ISBN: 13 978-0-7216-8186-3 (MCC bookstore)

$60

Textbook (recommended) - Alexander’s Care of the Patient in Surgery 14th or 15th edition (MCC bookstore)

$100

Certification Exam (currently CSFA) must be taken to complete graduation requirements. In addition to the CSFA exam, students may also choose to take the CSA exam.)

$200 (not collected by the school-paid by student to the testing organization).

Suturing Kit & Tying Board (tying board can be obtained free from Ethcion & suturing instruments are often borrowed from student facility with permission). $50

Background check

$32

Drug Screening

$50

Liability Insurance ($11 per semester and is included in tuition bill)

$33.00

TOTAL CERTIFICATE COST (projected, subject to change without notice)

$3,149