Surgical Technology

Program Outcomes

The Central Piedmont Surgical Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

Program Outcomes

July 2018

  • retention rate: 70%
  • National Certification pass rate (NBSTSA): 67%
  • graduate placement rate: 83%
  • employer satisfaction: pending
  • graduate satisfaction: 100%

May 2018

  • retention rate: 56%
  • National Certification pass rate (NBSTSA): 100%
  • graduate placement rate: 100%
  • employer satisfaction: pending
  • graduate satisfaction: 100%

2017

  • retention rate: 56%
  • National Certification pass rate (NBSTSA): 89%
  • graduate placement rate: 89%
  • employer satisfaction: 85%
  • graduate satisfaction: 100%

2016

  • retention rate: 55%
  • National Certification pass rate (NBSTSA): 91%
  • graduate placement rate: 100%
  • employer satisfaction: 99%
  • graduate satisfaction: 100%

2015

  • retention rate: 53%
  • National Certification pass rate (NBSTSA): 100%
  • graduate placement rate: 100%
  • employer satisfaction: 100%
  • graduate satisfaction: 71%

CAAHEP
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
727.210.2350
CAAHEP Website 

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA):

6 W. Dry Creek Circle, Suite #110
Littleton, CO 80120
Phone: 303.694.9262
Fax: 303.741.3655
info@arcstsa.org