Surgical Technology is a very rewarding healthcare profession. Surgical technologists work under the direction of the surgeon. A surgical technologist performs a very specific technical job before, during and after surgery.
The Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology is dedicated to providing a well-rounded education, based on high standards, principles, and values. The Surgical Technology Program promotes leadership, professionalism, and critical thinking skills while stimulating intellectual inquiry and creativity of students to their highest potential.
Students desiring admission to the Surgical Technology Program must first meet general admission requirements and be un-provisionally accepted for admission to the University. Students must subsequently make a separate application to the Division of Health Sciences and Business Technology in order to be considered for admission to the Surgical Technology Program.
Through the Surgical Technology program at LSUE, you will
The Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP)
9355 113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
19751 E. Mainstreet
Parker, CO 80138
For additional information on coursework, please visit the Academic Catalog Curriculum.
Ochsner Lafayette General
4212 W Congress St. Suite 1000C
The application deadline is by 4:30pm April 1, 2024. Please contact the Surgical Technology Department for further information.
Applications for Surg Tech program will be available in T-104 at the beginning of the Spring semester. Check with your advisor or the LSUE Catalog to confirm eligibility before picking up an application.