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Student working on sutures with a surgical technology instructor

Surgical Technology student preparing operating room tools

Johnny Cougar receiving some assistance during surgery

Surgical Technology



The University of Saint Francis accepts a limited number into this program. You will be considered for admission into the program after meeting the admission criteria. We recommend you have four years of college preparatory English; three years of college preparatory math; three years of laboratory science; two years of social sciences; and another 14 credits in foreign language, fine arts and elective/vocational courses.

The applicant without previous college experience must meet two of the following criteria:

Previous health care experience is helpful, but not required.

Final consideration for acceptance will be made by the Surgical Technology Admissions Committee. Each applicant will be reviewed on an individual basis. Exceptions to the stated requirements may be made at the discretion of the Admissions Committee.

Transfer Students

Applicants who have previously attended an accredited college or university must submit official college transcripts with a GPA of (2.40/4.00) or above in 12 credit hours of academic courses.

How do I apply for admission?