MCC CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY

A.A.S. DEGREE - Career Program

Program Code: SG01

Distribution RequirementsCredit Hours
FIRST SEMESTER:
BIO 144 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
MTH 165 College Algebra or higher* 3
HIM 104 Medical Terminology 3
SGT 100 Introduction to Surgical Technology 4
SGT 110 Foundations of Surgical Technology# 1
Total 15
SECOND SEMESTER:
BIO 145 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
ENG 101 College Composition OR ENG 200 Advanced Composition 3
PHL 250 Professional Ethics 3
SGT 101 Surgical Pharmacology and Anesthesia 2
SGT 102 Principles and Practices in Surgical Technology 5
Total 17
THIRD SEMESTER – SUMMER:
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology - WR 3
BIO 202 Microbiology 4
Total 7
FOURTH SEMESTER:
BIO 235 Pathophysiology3
SGT 201 Surgical Procedures#10
Total 13
FIFTH SEMESTER:
SGT 202 Specialty Surgical Procedures#10
SGT 210 Professional Issues and Certification for Surgical Technology# 2
Total 12
TOTAL CREDITS64
ADVISEMENT NOTE: Completion of all listed with a grade of C or better each semester is required for advancement to the next semester. Students must complete BIO and SGT courses following the semester sequence; BIO courses may be previously completed.
*Courses must satisfy MCC-QL.
#MCC-HW is covered in a series of courses (SGT 110, SGT 201, SGT 202, and SGT 210), with a capstone assignment in SGT 210 where students must submit for grading a personal wellness plan that reflects their fulfillment of the outcome.

Revised 02/11/2019

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