Surgical Technology

Admissions Requirements
Catalog Year: 2020

Pre-Admissions Requirements:

This program is open to qualified adult students. In addition, students must meet the following program requirements:

  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Pass the Davis Tech program admissions assessments
  • Have prior work experience in the past 12 months, or education in the health care field that is “patient care” related, such as Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assisting, or Emergency Medical Technician (Certification is usually required, please call the Surgical Technology program instructor with any questions).
  • Take the Psychological Services Bureau (PSB) Health Occupations Aptitude Examination (Testing fee required)
  • Complete a Program Application and be accepted into the Surgical Technology Program.

If you have questions as to whether your education or experience meets the admission requirements, please contact the Surgical Technology faculty at 801-593-2330 or 801-593-2425.

Post-Admissions Requirements:

Students accepted into the Surgical Technology Program, must meet the following requirements:

  • Take and pass a urine drug screen.
  • Complete and pass a federal criminal background check.
  • Complete a physical exam performed by a physician and provide documentation of all required vaccinations.

Other critical program information can be found here.