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Prepares You To Play A Vital Role In The Operating Room

The program prepares you to play a vital role including:
– Handling of instruments, supplies, and sutures before and after surgery

– Hand scrubbing, gowning, gloving, and assisting team members
– Proper handling of drapes for the surgeon

Our program also teaches you professional skills:
– Communicating and interacting as an effective member of the surgical team

– Understanding and embodying the professional, ethical, and legal principles of surgical technology practice

Enables You To Sit For Industry Certifications

Graduates who complete their externship are eligible to sit for several national certifications, including:

– Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) 
– Tech in Surgery - Certified (TS-C)
– Certified Sterile Processing Tech

Our Surgical Technologist Program Prepares You For A Thriving Career


Enroll Now!

Venessa G.
Associate of Applied Science
Diagnostic Medical Sonography, '15

CAAHEP Accredited Program Ensures Quality Education

MCC's Surgical Technologist Associate's Degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.

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A 2-Year Degree Gets You There Faster

Associate's Degree in Surgical Technology

Puts You In Your New Healthcare Career in Just 2 Years!

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END Technologists
are critical to detecting and diagnosing strokes, tumors, early dementia, seizures and other neurological disorders:

– record electrical activity of brain, spinal cord and nerves
– prepare patients for exams
– obtain medical histories

With experience, END technologists may specialize in:

– Long-term monitoring for 
epilepsy and seizures

– Intraoperative monitoring during brain and other surgeries

– Nerve conduction studies

– Sleep studies

Industry Certifications

Only program in Chicago that leads to ABRET R. EEG T. certification.

550-hour post-graduation clinical experience provided by MCC

Our Mission Is To Provide Full Support For Your Success

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Career Services

Strong Externship Partners

MCC offers scholarships, including several newly created for the fall term! Financial Aid is also available to those who apply.

Excellent relationships with our externship partners ensure you have a great experience as part of your education.

MCC's friendly, knowledgeable Career Services department is there for you to help you make the most of your career potential.