There are areas within the medical field that wouldn’t function as well without the services of qualified support personnel
It’s safe to say, the operating room (OR) is probably at the top of that list. One example of just such a key player – is the surgical technologist. A surgical technologist provides absolutely essential support before, during and after surgeries, and are a vital part of the OR team. The City College Associate of Science in Surgical Technology program is providing students with the training and skills necessary to join the exciting world of the operating room as an entry-level surgical technologist.
What You'll Learn
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Surgical Procedures and Techniques
- Surgical Instruments
- Sterilization Techniques
- Post-Op Patient Monitoring
- Anatomy & Physiology
- Fundamentals of Surgical Technology
- Surgical Procedures
- Surgical Techniques
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Like many careers in the medical field, jobs for surgical technologists are growing at a faster than average rate and are predicted to increase by as much as 12% by 2026**. That means plenty of potential future job prospects. The OR is always going to be full of unexpected challenges and you’re not just passing the scalpel here; you’re literally holding the tools in your hands that could literally save a life. It’s a very rewarding way to earn a living! Graduates are qualified to seek employment at:
Ambulatory Surgical Centers
Hospital Surgical Suites
Medical Device Representatives
Outpatient Surgery Centers
Specialty Surgical Centers
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What Comes Next?
With an incredible foundation in accounting already established, being a City College graduate of the Associate of Science in Accounting Program can potentially open the door to so many great opportunities! You’ll have the option of starting your accounting career right away, or you may choose to continue your accounting education by pursuing the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration or Accounting at City College.
The bachelor’s degree program provides advanced accounting courses and can help you take your career to the next level by preparing you for the Masters Level Test, qualifying you to apply for high-level accounting positions that may advance your career even higher!
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