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AAS Curriculum

Click on the course numbers to view the catalog course descriptions.
Students taking the AAS Curriculum may start classes any semester.

Freshman Fall Semester 
BIO-168 Anatomy & Physiology I 4
HSC-114 Medical Terminology  
CSC-110 Intro to Computers 3
ENG-105 Composition I 3
  Elective (Recommend PHI-105) 3
  Total Credits - Fall Freshman 16


Freshman Spring Semester 
BIO-173 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3
SOC-110 Intro to Sociology 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3
  Elective (Recommend ENG-106) 3
  Total Credits - Spring Freshman 16


Freshman Summer Semester 
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communications 3
BUS-161 Human Relations (or other 3 credit elective) 3
  Total Credits - Summer 6


Sophomore Fall Semester 
SUR-129 Surgical Foundations (Hybrid) 6
SUR-123 Patient Care Concepts 2
SUR-131 Surgical Foundations Lab 4
SUR-430 Microbiology - Surgical Tech (or BIO-186 Microbiology) 2
  Elective 3
  Total Credits - Fall Sophomore 17


Sophomore Spring Semester 
ADM-220 Career Development 1
SUR-223 Surgical Procedures (Hybrid) 6
SUR-227 Surgical Procedures Lab 2
SUR-420 Pharmacology for Surgical Tech (Hybrid) 2
SUR-517 Surgical Procedures Practicum I 3
  Total Credits - Spring Freshman 14


Sophomore Summer Semester 
SUR-519 Surgical Technology Practicum II 4
   Instructor Approved Elective 3
  Total Credits - Summer 7


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