seward county community college

Surgical Technology

Program Outcomes

Program Outcome – Program Retention: 60% of students that are admitted to the program taking core courses should graduate/complete the program.

Result: For 2023, 78% of students admitted to the program graduated/completed.

Program Outcome – Certified Surgical Technologist Exam (National Exam): 100% of students will participate in National Exams with a 70% pass rate.

Result: For 2023, 100% of students completing the program took National Exam. 72% of those passed the exam on the first attempt.

Program Outcome – Job Placement: 80% of graduates seeking employment should be employed in a field related to surgical technology.

Result: For 2023, 72% of graduates were employed in a field related to surgical technology.

Program Outcome – Employer Satisfaction: 50% return rate for surveys and 70% of the returned surveys rating the employee at a 3 or higher on a 5 point scale.

Result: For 2023, 40% return rate with 100% rating 3 or higher.

Program Outcome – Graduate Satisfaction: 50% return rate for surveys and 70% of the returned surveys rating the employee at a 3 or higher on a 5 point scale.

Result: For 2023, 100% return rate with 100% rating 3 or higher.