UAFS-College of Health Sciences-AAS-Surgical Technology 2021-2022 Catalog
IDN: ______________________________ Printed Name: ________________________________________
AAS-Surgical Technology-Major Code: 2046
This degree is not available in a guaranteed 8-semester plan for qualified freshmen. See your advisor to declare your major and sign an official degree plan.
The prerequisites and corequisites of the degree requirements are subject to change.
MATH/ENGL prerequisite/co-requisite courses if student does not meet placement requirements:
Prerequisites: MATH 0304 ______ Corequisites: ENGL 0201______ ENGL 0202_______ MATH 0301 _______ MATH 0201______
BIOL 1153/1151 Biological Sciences/Lab 4 Hours Note 3 & 4 Grade_____
ITA 1051 Computer - Word Processing 1 Hour Note 3 Grade_____
MATH 1403 College Algebra or higher 3 Hours Note 3 Grade_____
PSYC 1163 General Psychology 3 Hours Note 3 Grade_____
English composition requirement 3 Hours Note 1 & 3 Grade_____
BIOL 2503/2501 General Microbiology/Lab 4 Hours Note 2, 3 & 4 Grade_____
BIOL 2203/2201 Human Anatomy/Lab 4 Hours Note 2, 3 & 4 Grade_____
HLTH 1473 Medical Terminology 3 Hours Note 2 & 3 Grade_____
English composition requirement 3 Hours Note 1 & 3 Grade_____
SUR 1526 Surgical Technology Procedures I 6 Hours Note 2 Grade_____
SUR 153A Surgical Technology Practicum I 10 Hours Note 2 Grade_____
SUR 1546 Surgical Technology Procedures II 6 Hours Note 2 Grade_____
SUR 155A Surgical Technology Practicum II 10 Hours Note 2 Grade_____
Total Hours: 60
1. General Education Core requirements, see Graduation Requirements section of this catalog.
2. These courses are used to determine major courses in residency, see Graduation Requirements section of catalog.
3. Course must be successfully completed before admission to the surgical technology program and enrollment in SUR courses.
4. Science courses taken more than five years prior to program application may not be eligible. See advisor for more information and to
request a science course evaluation.
A grade of C or better is required in ALL courses applicable to this program.
Prior to graduation students must demonstrate competency in financial literacy by satisfactory completion of FIN 1521 Personal Finance Applications (or an
approved substitution) with a grade of C or better, or by a score of 70% or more on a challenge exam for FIN 1521.
Transfer Course Information
The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are
guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment of the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Courses
transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as "No Comparable Courses." ACTS-Arkansas Course Transfer System
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Transfer. See Acceptance of Transfer Credits section of the current academic catalog for a complete list of transfer provisions.
Student Degree Program Requirements
A student’s degree program requirements are those specified in the catalog in effect at the time of declaration of program major. Students must meet the above
program requirements and the graduation requirements as indicated by institutional and college policy. The program can be changed only with the approval of the
official advisor. If original courses are eliminated, students may be required to meet new curriculum requirements in the degree program. If students are not enrolled
for two or more consecutive terms (excluding summer terms), they must re-enter under the program requirements of the current catalog. Students are responsible for
understanding program requirements and changes. This document is not official until signed and dated by both the student and an authorized university representative.
Student Signature ____________________________________________________ Date __________________________
Advisor Signature ____________________________________________________ Date ____________________ _______