Enrollment Open for Ulster BOCES Surgical Technologist Program

Enrollment Open for Ulster BOCES Surgical Technologist Program

Enrollment is now open for the new session of the Ulster BOCES Adult Career Education Center’s Surgical Technologist program, which will begin in September 2022. This is an accredited, full-time program that will fulfill required classroom and clinical hours, and prepare students to sit for the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting Certification exams.

Clinical instruction is offered through several local health networks. Students will learn from an experienced faculty and proceed through several levels of study.

The ten-month, 970-hour program will prepare students to work with surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and other surgical personnel, delivering patient care during all aspects of a surgical procedure. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the median annual wage for surgical technologists was $49,710 in May 2020. Employment of surgical technologists is projected to grow nine percent from now to 2030.

Seating is limited so don’t delay! To begin the enrollment process for the Surgical Technologist program, visit the website or call 845.331.5050.

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