Train to become a Surgical Technologist

Fortis College in Richmond, VA:
Surgical Technology

Apply Now For Our Surgical Technology Program
Work under the supervision of surgeons, anesthesiologists and registered nurses as you become part of this essential operating room team. Sterilize and pass surgical instruments to surgeons during operation, among other responsibilities.

The Surgical Technology program at FORTIS College in Richmond, VA provides students with the knowledge and skills to work with and under the supervision of surgeons and registered nurses. At FORTIS, the surgical technology program allows students to become a part of the team that provides care to patients during the crucial periods of surgery.

Surgical Tech Schools in VA

Upon graduation from our surgical technologist schools, a graduate will receive an associate’s degree and may be employed as a member of an operating room team, which includes surgeons, surgical assistants, anesthesiologists, and nurses. Our graduates may also be qualified to work in surgical centers, delivery rooms, and medical clinics. Request information today to learn more about our surgical tech schools in VA!

This is a hybrid program, which means that the majority of the program is taken at the campus and several courses within the program (less than 50% of the program) are taken online. The program’s blend of on campus and online courses allows students to experience all the support and services our school has to offer as well the flexibility and convenience of online classes.*

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CAAHEP Accredited Surgical Technology Program
Outcome Assessment Exam Pass-Rate, 2016 ARC/STSA Annual Report:  50%

*The number of classes taken online varies each term, and some terms in the program may be taught entirely on campus. Speak to one of our admissions representatives for more information.

Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

Program Costs and Career Outcomes
Associate Degree (CIP Code: 51.0909)View For Gainful Employment Data:

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