HOW tO GET STARTED

Application Process

  1. Submission of an application for Hutchinson Community College, 1300 N. Plum, Hutchinson, KS 67501.
  2. Submission of application and questionnaire to the Surgical Technologist Program, 815 N. Walnut, Davis Hall, Hutchinson, KS 67501. Applications will remain active for one year (Sept.1 to Aug. 30).
  3. Submission of official high school transcript (or GED scores) and official transcripts for college level coursework must be submitted to the Records Office.
  4. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  5. Submission of proof of CNA status.
  6. Submission of proof of CPR certification at health care provider level.
  7. Students transferring in Human Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology, Pharmacology and Microbiology must have taken these courses within the past five years.
  8. Schedule visit with surgical technology faculty member.
  9. Submit names, addresses and phone numbers of three individuals who are familiar with work habits or school work.

ACT scores in English, Reading, and Math, or ASSET/Compasss scores in Writing and Reading, and Accuplacer scores given by the college must be on file.
                
Minimum score requirements:
Math:  Accuplacer 25/ 12 ACT
Reading: 39 ASSET/ 75 Compass/17 ACT
Writing: 41 ASSET/ 53 Compass/ 17 ACT
 

  • If the applicant has completed college-level English composition and math courses  with grades of “C” or higher, the ASSET/Compass/Accuplacer requirement will be waived.
  • Any applicant needing accommodation to take the ASSET/Compass/Accuplacer must contact: ADA Accommodations Coordinator, Hutchinson Community College, 1300 N. Plum, Hutchinson, KS 67501.

Meet Allied Health Department and Surgical Technology Program technical standards.

Applicants will be rank ordered based up on the total points received. Applicants are notified by mail of acceptance into the program.

Applications, questionnaire, and reference form are available at:

Hutchinson Community College
Surgical Technology Program
815 N. Walnut
Hutchinson, KS 67501
Contact: DJ Chastain:  620-728-8100
Diana Twineham 620-694-2456