All SGT courses numbered 100 and above may be applied to the major field and elective requirement for the Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees.

SGT 100 Sterile Processing and Distribution (5)(2,9)

This course introduces students to the decontamination, processing, sterilization, and distribution of surgical instrumentation and supplies. Classroom and clinical practice include instruction in aseptic techniques, patient care concepts, theories and practices of sterile processing departments, as well as professionalism and ethical behavior in healthcare. Successful completion offers eligibility to take the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) Provisional Examination as well as the Certification Board of Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician Certification Examination. Special Note: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Sterile Processing and Distribution. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $660 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Completion of Psychological Services Bureau Exam for Health Occupations Aptitude (PSB-HOA) with a minimum 12th percentile in all categories of the exam.+

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

SGT 102 Intro to Surgical Technology (7)(6.5,1)

This course introduces the student to the role, necessary skills, and working environment of the surgical technologist. Studies also include the preoperative care of the surgical patient as well as the practice and demonstration of aseptic technique.(1.2) Special Note: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. Successful completion of the SGT program allows students eligibility to take the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA) Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Exam. Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

www.elgin.edu/surgicaltech

A criminal background check, drug test,and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/surgi caltech.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $974 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Admission to the Surgical Technology Program. Grade of C or better in HPE 112, SGT 100, and BIO 245.

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

SGT 111 Surgical Technology II (13)(6.5,19.5)

This course introduces the Surgical Technology student to the principles of intraoperative surgical care. Students will participate in a clinical rotation within a hospital/surgery center where surgical asepsis and patient care will be implemented. Special Note: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. Successful completion of the SGT program allows students eligibility to take the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA) Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Exam. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

www.elgin.edu/surgicaltech

A criminal background check, drug test,and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/surgi caltech.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $1906 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better SGT 102 and BIO 246.+

Semester(s) Offered: Fall

SGT 120 Surgical Technology III (12)(4,24)

Common surgical procedures will be studied in detail while the student further develops perioperative skills assisting the surgeon in the operating room. This course also reviews professional skills and the certification exam. Special Note: A criminal background check, drug test, and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. Successful completion of the SGT program allows students eligibility to take the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA) Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Exam. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

www.elgin.edu/surgicaltech

A criminal background check, drug test,and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/surgi caltech.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $1981 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in SGT 111.

Semester(s) Offered: Spring