Central Sterile Processing Technology
Ready to be an instrumental part of the OR? As a certified Central Sterile Processing Technician, you will clean, sterilize, and prepare medical equipment to be used during a variety of procedures. In as little as one year, you could be on your way to a rewarding career in the operating room.
About $4,574 total in tuition and fees.
In addition to tuition and fees, you will be responsible for purchasing your own tools and uniform.
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As a certified central sterile processing technician, you will be ready to enter the workforce right away. Ask Career Services for help as you begin your job search.
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The majority of CSPT courses are only offered on our White Bridge campus, however some may be available online. Gen ed courses are available on all campuses and online. To check current course offerings check class schedule.
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Students successfully completing the program will be eligible to sit for one of two national certifying exams. They may receive a Certified Registered Central Service Technician credential from the Healthcare Sterile Processing Association (HSPA). Or they may receive the Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution credential from the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD).