CST Degree Completion

Surgical Technology CST Degree Completion

This program option provides an Associate of Applied Science degree for certified surgical technologists.

Goal: To provide an opportunity for CST graduates of diploma/certificate CAAHEP-accredited surgical technology programs to earn an Associate of Applied Science degree in Surgical Technology.

To establish eligibility for this program option:

  • Apply to LCCC.
  • Submit a CST Degree Completion application with documentation.
  • Submit official transcripts from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution.
  • Formulate an academic plan in consultation with the program director.
  • Complete AAS degree requirements as stated in the college catalog under Instructional Services, Graduation Requirements. 
  • A minimum of 15 credits must be taken through LCCC online or on campus.