Surgical Technology

Mission Statement
The mission of the Vincennes University Surgical Technology program is to offer an accredited program of the highest quality, maintaining a commitment to continuous improvement, in order to prepare students for entry-level positions in the surgical technology field.  This is accomplished with didactic, lab, and clinical instruction in order to teach students the skills necessary to become integral members of the surgical team.

Program Learning Outcomes
Students who complete course work in the Surgical Technology program will be able to:

  •  demonstrate the skills accomplished in lab, and carry them into the clinical component of the program.
  •  define and apply the principles of aseptic technique in the classroom, lab, and clinical settings.
  •  demonstrate compliance with all legal and ethical responsibilities of the surgical technologist.
  •  communicate effectively with the patient and all members of the surgical team.