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Fall 2019 Academic Schedule

June - Learning Resource Center Workshops

June 14 - Pete and the Parrot Heads

June 20 - Self-Defense for Seniors

Start June 20 - Summer Movie Fest

June 21 - MAT: Is It Right For My Practice

June 22 - Braids and Beards

June 24 to 28 - Summer Career Exploration Camp

June 29 - Dining Etiquette

Start July 8 - Camp Infinity

August 3 - The 13th International Taste Fest

Fall 2019 Academic Calendar

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Summer 2019 Kids Program

Wayne County Community College District offers former students debt relief

Graduation Photo Days

Commencement Class Meeting Schedule

Special Recognition Award Application

WCCCD Study Abroad Fall 2019

Student Assistance Program

Join MConnect (U of M Transfer Program)

EMU Beat Transfer Program

MITech STEM Internship

Thru May 2019 Wildcats Golf Team Schedule

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WCCCD and Taylor Library Literacy Partnership

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Commercial Driver's License (CDL-A) Training

Detroit Opportunity Youth Collaborative Program

Welcome
to the Wayne County Community College District’s Surgical Technology Department.

We hope that you will find the information needed to help you get started in the dynamic surgical tech field.

Surgical Technologist, also called operating room technicians, assist in surgical operations. They prepare operating rooms, arrange equipment, and help doctors and nurses during surgeries.

Surgical Technologist are in high demand and are eligible for immediate employment in hospitals, operating rooms, physician offices, surgery centers, labor and delivery, and free standing minor surgery facilities.

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Phone: (313) 943-4000

SURGICAL TECHNOLOGY MISSION STATEMENT

"The mission of the Surgical Technology Program is to offer an accredited health-care career program for students interested in a career as a central service technologist, a surgical technologist, or a surgical first assistant.  By using the classroom and distance learning modes of instruction and establishing partnerships with the local, health care community for practical clinical experiences, students have access to the educational means and health-care venues, to demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and ethic behavior expected of a qualified surgical technology professional. " 

Link between District and Program Mission Statements
"WCCCD’s mission is to empower individuals, businesses and communities to achieve their goals through excellent accessible services, culturally diverse experiences and globally competitive higher education and career advancement programs.  The Surgical Technology Program’s mission statement fulfills the District’s mission, because the Program prepares a student with the knowledge and clinical experience needed to work in a surgical technology environment.  With this education, a student can sit for the national certification exam; and then, once certified, the individual can enter the health care field fully qualified to work as either a central service technologist, a surgical technologist (scrub), or a surgical first assistant.  A successful student also has the opportunity to transfer to a senior-level institution. "

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