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February 8 - Young Men for Education Advocacy Group

February 11 - Language Institute: African Cultures

February 12 - Broadway Valentine at Downriver Campus

Through February 15 - MICUP Applications

February 16 - District Wide Book Club

February 17 - Wildcats Basket Ball: Cancer Awareness Games

February 23 - All About the Arts: Shakespeare in Detroit

February 27 - Performers Expo

Feb. 25 & Apr. 7 - Preparing and Writing an A+ Research Paper

March 4 & 5 - Shakespeare in Detroit's "Julius Caesar"

March 7 - All About the Arts: LAC LA Belle

March 12 - 14th Annual Passport to Africa

March 15 - District Wide Book Club

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March 16 - How to Maximize Google for Student Success

April 9 - An Evening with Molly Ringwald

April 11 - All About the Arts: Before Motown

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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Employee Jake Bonello Began Career Trend at WCCCD

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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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Contact Us
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. "

Surgical Technology Program Information
Surgical Technology AAS
 
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