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Accreditation

Surgical Assisting Program 
Accreditation


The Collin College Surgical Assisting Program has received accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP), www.caahep.org.

CAAHEP logo          CAAHEP
          9355 113th St. N., #7709
          Seminole, FL, 33775
          (727) 210-2350

 

The Collin College Surgical Assisting Program has been reviewed by the Accreditation Review Committee on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC-STSA). www.arcstsa.org        

 ARC logo      ARC-STSA
       19751 E. Mainstreet
       Suite 339
       Parker, CO  80138
       (303)694-9262

The program will follow the Core Curriculum for Surgical Assisting, 4th Edition as established by the Association of Surgical Assistants (ASA). Graduates of this program are entitled to an Advanced Technical Certificate Surgical Assisting and are eligible to sit for the national Certified Surgical First Assist (CSFA) certification examination administered by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA). Those students passing the certification exam are allowed to use the title Certified.

For more information please visit:

AST website: www.ast.org
ASA website: www.surgicalassistant.org

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