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Concentration Information

 
This is a suggestived curricular pathway for students who plan to transfer to a senior college or university. Transferability and specific requirements can be determined only by the receiving institution. Students should consult an academic advisor early in their program of study.
 
*This suggested curricular pathway is designed to prepare students ofr entry into an Athletic Training Education Program at a university that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Atheltic Training Education (CAATE). contact the advisement Center to determine transferability of courses and college or university requirements.
 
 

SRGT 1405. Introduction to Surgical Technology. (4-2-2-0)

Prerequisites: Admission to the surgical technology program and grade of C or better in BIOL 2401.

Co-requisites: SRGT 1409 & 1260

Orientation to surgical technology theory, surgical pharmacology and anesthesia, technological sciences and patient care concepts. Lab fee $60. Lab fee includes exam prep package.

SRGT 1409. Fundamentals of Perioperative Concepts and Techniques. (4-2-6-0)

Prerequisites: Admission to the surgical technology program and grade of C or better in BIOL 2401.

Co-requisites: SRGT 1405 & 1260

In-depth coverage of perioperative concepts such as aseptic principles and practices, infectious processes, wound healing, and creation and maintenance of the sterile field. Lab fee.

SRGT 1260. Clinical I. (2-0-8-0)

Prerequisites: Admission to the surgical technology program and grade of C or better in BIOL 2401.

Co-requisites: SRGT 1405 & 1409

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Lab fee: $87. Lab fee includes liability insurance premium, lab fee and drug screening. Fee is subject to change if insurance premium changes.

SRGT 1441. Surgical Procedures I. (4-4-0-0)

Prerequisites: SRGT 1405, 1409, and 1260

Co-requisites: SRGT 1442, 2461, and 2462

Introduction to surgical pathology and its relationship to surgical procedures. Emphasis on surgical procedures related to the general, OB/GYN, genitourinary, otorhinolaryngology and orthopedic surgical specialties incorporating instruments, equipment and supplies required for safe patient care.  Lab Fee: $50. Lab fee includes CST practice exam.

SRGT 1442. Surgical Procedures II. (4-4-0-0)

Prerequisites: SRGT 1405, 1409, and 1260

Co-requisites: SRGT 1441, 2461, and 2462

Introduction to surgical pathology and its relationship to surgical procedures. Emphasis on surgical procedures related to cardiothoracic, peripheral vascular, plastic/reconstructive, ophthalmology, oral/maxillofacial and neurological surgical specialties incorporating instruments, equipment and supplies required for safe patient care. Lab fee:  $247 which includes fee for AST Certification Exam and practice exam.

SRGT 2461. Clinical II. (4-0-16-0)

Prerequisites: SRGT 1405, 1409, and 1260

Co-requisites: SRGT 1441, 1442, and 2462

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Lab fee. Liability insurance required.

SRGT 2462. Clinical III. (4-0-16-0)

Prerequisites: SRGT 1405, 1409, and 1260

Co-requisites: SRGT 1441, 1442, and 2461

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. Liability insurance required.

 

 
 

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Component Area

Courses

Semester Hours

Communication (010)

Both:

ENGL 1301 AND

ENGL 1302

6

Mathematics (020)

One course from:

MATH 1314, 1324, 1325, 1332, 1342, 2312, 2413

3

Life & Physical Sciences (030)

*Two Courses from:

BIOL 1406, 1407, 1408, 1409, 1411, 1413, 2401, 2402, 2420, 2421, 2404

CHEM 1405, 1406, 1407, 1411, 1412, 2423, 2425

PHYS 1401, 1402, 1415, 1417, 2425, 2426

6

Language, Philosophy,

And Culture (040)

One course from:

ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328,  2332,  2333

HUMA 1301

PHIL 2306

SPAN 2311, 2312

3

Creative Arts (050)

One course from:

ARTS 1301, 1303, 1304

DRAM 1310, 2366

MUSI 1306, 1307, 1310

3

History (060)

Two courses from:

HIST 1301, HIST 1302, HIST 2301

6

Government (070)

Both:

GOVT 2305 AND GOVT 2306

6

Social & Behavioral Sciences (080)

One course from:

ECON 2301, 2302

PSYC 2301, 2314

SOCI 1301, 1306, 2301

3

Component Area Requirement CAO (090)

Two courses from:

BCIS 1305

BIOL 1406, 1407, 1411, 1413, 2401, 2402, 2420, 2421, 2404

CHEM 1405, 1406, 1407, 1411, 1412, 2423, 2425

EDUC/PSYC 1300

ENGL 2311

MATH 1314,1324, 1325, 1332, 1342, 1350, 1351, 2312, 2413, 2414, 2318, 2320, 2415

PHYS 1401, 1402, 1415, 1417, 2425, 2426

SPCH 1315, 1321

6

Suggested Pathway Electives

Suggested pathway electives  to complete 60 semester hours

18

(2 of the 18 hours will consist of science labs)

*The following science combinations will satisfy the life & physical science requirement

BIOL 1406 and BIOL 1407; BIOL 1408 and BIOL 1409; BIOL 1411 and BIOL 1413; BIOL 1406 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1407 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1408 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1409 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1411 with any CHEM or PHYS; BIOL 1413 with any CHEM or PHYS; CHEM 1405 and CHEM 1407; CHEM 1406 and CHEM 1407; CHEM 1405 with any BIOL or PHYS; CHEM 1406 with any BIOL or PHYS; CHEM 1407 with any BIOL or PHYS

 
 
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