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Program Outcomes - Surgical Technologist Certificate

Program Effectiveness Data

For Academic Year 2014/15, PCC student pass rates for those industry examinations for which data is available are given below.

National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting

  • Certified Surgical Technologist examination (CST):
    • 7 students tested, 6 students passed (86% pass rate)
  • Employment placement rate:
    • 6 months:  86%
    • 9 months: 100%
  • Student retention: 78%