Surgical Tech Hero

Surgical Technology A.A.S.


The future of the profession

Broaden your opportunities for career ladder advancement with Nashville State’s two-year Surgical Technology A.A.S. degree. Encompassing the fundamental surgical patient care courses, skills, and certification preparation of the Surgical Technology Technical Certificate, the two-year A.A.S. degree offers the additional educational base needed to demonstrate higher-level skills in critical thinking, problem solving, and peer collaboration in patient care decisions.

General Information Sessions

If you would like to learn more about the Central Sterile Processing program or the Surgical Technology Program here at Nashville State Community College, register for one of the following General Information Meetings this fall. Each meeting will be held on Zoom and will last about one hour or less. We will answer many of the questions you have about both programs.

In addition, if you plan to apply to either program for Fall 2022, you must attend a General Information Meeting or your application will not be processed.

Select a date and time from the list below that is best for you and then click on the link to register in Zoom to attend the meeting. After you register, you will receive an email with a link for the meeting.

DateTimeZoom Link
October 6NoonZoom Registration
October 63 PMZoom Registration
October 13NoonZoom Registration
October 133 PMZoom Registration
October 27NoonZoom Registration
October 273 PMZoom Registration
November 10NoonZoom Registration
November 103 PMZoom Registration

If you have additional questions regarding the application, selection, and admission process for the Surgical Technology program at Nashville State Community College, please send an email to and put Surgical Technology Application and Admission in the subject line.