Visit the links below for more information about the Surgical Technology Program.    


Exam Results of LCCC Graduates

Surgical Technology Program
National Certified Surgical Technology (CST) Exam Results   

Year of Graduation # of Students Exam Eligible # of Students Who Took the CST Exam # of Students who PASSED the CST Exam  % of Students Who Passed CST Exam
2014 9 9 9 100%
2015 11 11 11 100%
2016 9 9 9 100%



The Lorain County Community College Surgical Technology Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Committee for Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs 
25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158 
Clearwater, FL 33763 

The Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA) 303-694-9262, directly oversees the academic accreditation for the field of surgical technology.

6 W. Dry Creek Circle, Suite #110
Littleton, CO  80120
Phone: 303-694-9262
Fax: 303-741-3655

In the final semester of the program, students take the national certification examination, leading to the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) credential when passed.

The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) 1-800-707-0057,  is responsible for this credential and the examination.