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Surgical Technology Certification Exam Review

Are you interested in becoming a certified surgical technologist? Were you previously certified and want to have the CST credential again? Are you apprehensive about taking the CST? The momentum in the hospital is shifting and the standard for employment is a CST credential. Don't limit yourself or your future employment opportunities by waiting to become certified. CPCC can help. Click Here for more information on the course.


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Class of 2015

Central Piedmont Community College was awarded the Certificate of Merit in recognition of the institution's role as a leader in the field of surgical technology education. 100% of the program's graduates who have attempted the National Certification Examination in 2015 achieved the status of Certified Surgical Technologist (CST).

Class of 2014

Congratulations to the following surgical technology and surgical assisting programs for achieving a pass rate of 90% or higher on the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) and Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examinations during the test form year of August 1, 2013 through July 31, 2014! Please note these statistics included all candidates who tested, not only WBT and current graduates, but previous graduates as well.