Enrolling Now! Surgical Technologist

The Ulster BOCES Surgical Technology program is an exciting 970-hour, 10-month program that will prepare you to assist surgeons in the operating room: pre-, during, and post-surgery. Surgical instrumentation, sterilization, patient transport and preparation, positioning, and monitoring are a few elements of the program. Twenty-two seats are available each enrollment year.

Surgical technology students

Surgical Technologists are Allied Health professionals who are an integral part of a team of medical practitioners who provide medical care to patients in a variety of settings.

Ulster BOCES School of Surgical Technology is accredited by:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP)
25400 US Highway N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, Phone 727-210-2350

Students who successfully complete all aspects of this program will become eligible to sit for the National Certification Exam given by:
National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)
6 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 100, Littleton, CO 80120

Meet the Faculty Members:

Full Time:

  • Barbara Maderi, Diploma, Danbury Hospital School of Surgical Technology
  • Paul Galchus, Diploma, Baruch College


  • Eric Agunzo, Diploma, Ulster BOCES
  • Annemarie Marchiondo, Diploma, Ulster BOCES

Now Accepting Applications! 

The program will begin in September and the schedule is Monday through Thursday. In person classroom hours are 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. In person clinical hours are 7 AM to 2:30 PM to be held at various locations in the Hudson Valley. 

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