Surgical Technology Licensure and Accreditation

Upon graduation from the Surgical Technology program, you will be qualified to sit for a national certifying examination conducted by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting. A Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) is recognized as competent in the field. The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP).

The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158 | Clearwater, Florida 33763
Phone: (727) 210-2350 | Email:  mail@caahep.org



  • 2013-2014 Graduate pass rate for the CST exam = 91%
  • 2014-2015 Graduate pass rate for the CST exam = 87%
  • 2014-2015 Graduate employment placement as of 9-3-15 = 80%