Applied Technology Allied Health Option - Surgical Technology Emphasis

General Requirements: Total Hours: 62 • Minimum GPA: 2.0
Program Description: This program is for the student to gain concentrated training in areas of the health care field. Students will put their knowledge to use with actual clients during clinical rotations in hospitals, rehabilitation centers and other health-related agencies. Major program requirements are obtained through successful completion of the specified specialized certification and licensure exams provided through the technology center.

General Education Requirements:    18 hours
Area Min. Hours Course Code Course Description
Communications 6 ENGL 1113 English Composition I
    ENGL 1213 English Composition II
Social Science 6 HIST 1483 or HIST 1493 U.S. HIST to 1877 or U.S. HIST 1877-Pres
    POLS    1113 U.S. Government 
Gen Ed Electives 6 Select from: AHS, ART, BISC, BUS, CHEM, CMSC, COM, CJ, ECON,
Program Requirement:   30 hours
Allied Health block credit completed at an ODTCE Technology Center
Surgical Technology 30 Surgical Technology block credit is contingent upon successful completion of the NBSTSA CST certification or NCCT TS-C Certification
Support and Related Courses:   13 hour
  3 PSY 1113 or  Elements of Psychology or
    SOC 1113 Intro. Sociology
  4 BISC 1114 or  Biology with Lab or 
    BISC 1115 or  Principal of Biology w/lab or 
    ZOOL 2134 Human Anatomy with Lab
  3 MATH 1303 or  General Quantitative Reasoning or 
    MATH 1483 or  Functions & Modeling or 
    MATH 1513 College Algebra 
  3 CMSC 1223 Business Application Software
Institutional Requirements:   1 hour
Institutional Requirement 1 COL    1111 College Success 


Plan of Study

Course Code Course Description Hours
Freshman 1st Semester
ENGL 1113* English Composition I 3
HIST 1483 or HIST 1493* U.S. HIST to 1877 or U.S. HIST 1877-Pres 3
MATH 1303 or MATH 1483 or MATH 1513*** Gen. Quant. Reasoning or Functions and Modeling or College Algebra 3
Selected General Ed Requirement* (choose 2) AHS, ART, BISC, BUS, CHEM, CMSC, COM, CJ, ECON, ENGL, SPA, HPER, HUM, MGMT, MATH, PHIL, PSY, SOC, SPCH, ZOOL 6
COL 1111* College Success 1
Total 16
Freshman 2nd Semester
ENGL 1213* English Composition II 3
PSY 1113 or SOC 1113* Elem of Psych or Intro to Sociology 3
BISC 1114 or BISC 1115 or ZOOL 2134*** Biology w/lab or Prin of biology w/lab or Human Anatomy 3
POLS 1113 U.S. Government 4
CMSC 1223*** Business Applications Software 3
Total 16
Sophomore 1st Semester

Allied Health Block Completed at an ODTCE Technology Center by successful completion
of all certification exams required for the program in this area.

Total 30
Program Total 62
NOTE:  * = General Education Requirement ** = Program Core Requirement and *** = Option Requirement