Associate of Applied Science – Surgical Technology

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Surgical Technology/Technologist. 510909


Program Synopsis (Template)
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A. Course Objective: Students study topics that include hospital organization, safety and legal issues, anatomy and physiology, aseptic technique, surgical procedures. Gaining the necessary knowledge and skills required to practice in the operating room environment.
Description: Associate of Applied Science – Surgical Technology
Competencies to be achieved: Associate of Applied Science

B. Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):
$ 20,030.99
C. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition):

Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist, Instrument Book, Rizzo Anatomy and Physiology book

D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition):
Gloves, Gowns, Hat, Masks, Packs
E. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:
Name: Cory Liguore
Phone number: 520-584-5272

F. Direct Website link to the program:

G. Additional information:
• Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation:
Background check and fingerprint clearance required.
• Other requirements needed:

H. Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website):

I. Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)
• Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)
Yes or No: YES
Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization: Association of Surgical Technologists

• Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)
Yes or No: YES
Career Pathway: Surgical Frist Assist, Physicians Assistant

• Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)
Yes or No (Explain): YES can be taken to all 50 states

• Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)
Yes or No: YES
Accrediting Agency and link to website: National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting

J. Credential Attainment Rate: Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Brookline College - Tucson

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

5441 E. 22nd Street Suite 125 Tucson, AZ

Local WIB

6 - Pima County Workforce Investment Board

Name of Credential

Associate of Applied Science

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Title IV; Pell Grant; FWS; SEOG; Subsidized

Refund Policy

Refer to College Catalog

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Graduation Fees

$30.99 Cap & Gown

In-State/District Tuition

$20,030.90 To Eligible WIOA Participants

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$20,030.90 To Eligible WIOA Participants

Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

25-1071.00Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
$19.00 per hour
Required Certification: Associate of Applied Science

Provider Status



5441 E 22nd Street, Suite 125, Tucson, Arizona 85711

Phone Number

(520) 748-9799

Fax Number

(520) 748-9355

Web Address

Last Updated

May 04, 2021


Feb 06, 2020