Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How do I get started in the surgical technology program?
A: First, make application to the college; this can be done on-line, by phone, or in person. Then see a counselor on Central Campus in the Central High Building, room #212. The counselor will arrange for you to take the TEAS test, and any other placement tests. You can contact the counseling department at 704.330.6433 to inquire about the hours they are available to see students. Additionally, complete the program application for Surgical Technology. Applications can be found online and in Belk 1st Floor.
Q: What is the purpose of the TEAS and the placement tests?
Q: Do I need to complete all the general education requirements before I can be admitted to the program?
Q: Are there other specific requirements once I’m accepted into the surgical technology program?