Isothermal Community College

Health and Public Services

Surgical Technology - Diploma

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BIO 163 - Basic Anatomy and Physiology DRE 097 5 6 Fall
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry DRE 098 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
SUR 110 - Introduction to Surgical Technology Acceptance into Surgical Technology Program 3 3 Fall
SUR 111 - Perioperative Patient Care None 7 11 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
BIO 175 - General Microbiology (or) BIO 110, BIO 111, BIO 163, BIO 165, or BIO 168 3 4 Fall, Spring
BIO 275 - Microbiology BIO 110, BIO 111, BIO 112, BIO 163, BIO 165, or BIO 168 4 6 Spring
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
SUR 122 - Surgical Procedures I SUR 110 and SUR 111 6 8 Spring
SUR 123 - Surgical Clinical Practice I SUR 110 and SUR 111 7 21 Spring


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
SUR 134 - Surgical Procedures II SUR 123 or STP 101 5 5 Summer
SUR 135 - Surgical Clinical Practice II SUR 123 4 12 Summer
SUR 137 - Professional Success Preparation SUR 123 1 1 Summer


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