To Footer

Surgical First Assisting - AAS

Offered at: Madisonville Community College

Program Plan Number: 5109097039

May be available completely online. Please check with your academic advisor.

Course Title Credits
General Education
BIO 135Basic Anatomy and Physiology with Laboratory 14
ENG 101Writing I3
MAT 150College Algebra3
or MAT 110 Applied Mathematics
Heritage/Humanities3
Social/Behavioral Sciences course3
Subtotal16
Technical Courses
Digital Literacy0-3
SUR 110Surgical Technology Fundamentals9
SUR 1011
SUR 1302
SUR 2009
SUR 201Surgical Technology Skills Practicum II6
SUR 275Surgical Technology Advanced Practicum2
SUR 280Surgical Anatomy5
SUR 284Principles of Surgical Assisting3
SUR 295Surgical First Assistant Clinical1
SUR 282Perioperative Bioscience3
SUR 296Surgical First Assistant Practicum3
SUR 297Surgical First Assistant Practicum II1
Subtotal45-48
Total Credits61-64

For program admission, student must be a certified Surgical Technologist or an RN with operating room experience or consent of instructor.

For program admission, CPR or BLS certificate must be obtained prior to enrolling in the course; certification must be kept current throughout the program.