Skip to main content

Anesthesia Technology

Quick Facts

Anesthesia technology is a growing allied health profession that focuses on clinical procedures that assist anesthesia providers in hospital or other clinical settings.

Explore on This Page

Job Titles & Career Info

Our Program

Why choose Anesthesia Technology?

  • Administer safe & efficient care to patients receiving anesthesia
  • Prepare & maintain sophisticated medical equipment
  • Have choices in your work environment because anesthesia technologists work in a variety of clinical settings including:
    • Hospitals
    • Ambulatory surgery centers
    • Outpatient facilities
  • Work in an allied health profession with a bright job growth outlook

Prepare for what you will do at work

  • Use sterile procedures & techniques when preparing & testing anesthesia care equipment
  • Transport & transfer patients
  • Help monitor patients during treatments & procedures
  • Work collaboratively with surgical teams to provide safe, effective perioperative care

Explore the professional organization

Marketable skills you will learn

  • Critical thinking
  • Reasoning
  • Communication
  • Personal & social responsibility
  • Teamwork
  • Computer literacy

Before you enroll, think about:

Texas Veterans Commission (TVC)-approved

You can use your Veterans Administration (VA) educational benefits to pay for this program.

Questions? See VetSuccess on Campus

Selective Admission

Anesthesia Technology is a selective admission program.

After being accepted to TCC, you must meet the selective admission requirements to be eligible to submit a separate application to our Anesthesia Technology program.

Get the details on these pages:

Need a boost to get ready for college?

Talk to your advisor about Developmental Studies if your TSI scores say you need some help in math or reading and writing.

Degrees & Certificates

Degree

Attend an Information Session

Attending an information session is an application requirement.

Until we can schedule in-person sessions, review the presentation slides and contact us if you have any questions: Anesthesia Technology Information Session (PDF)Listen

Questions?

Health Care Professions Advising Resource Hub

Call 817-515-1484
Email TR.HealthCareAdvising@tccd.edu

How Much Time & Money to Finish?

Degree or Certificate Program Title Hours Total Tuition & Fees
AAS Anesthesia Technology 60 $3,840

Notes:

  • Tuition is based on in-state, in-county rates.
  • Totals do not include textbooks and other materials.

Non-Credit Programs

Time commitments and fees vary depending on the course.

Earn More Choices & More Money

Transfer to a college or university to continue your studies. Earning a bachelor’s degree opens the door to career and promotion opportunities.

Next steps

Start on Your Pathway!

Contact

Trinity River Campus

Health Care Professions
Advising Resource Hub

Call 817-515-1484

Email TR.HealthCareAdvising@tccd.edu

Advising by Appointment

Fall & Spring Hours
Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Summer Hours
Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Updated September 07, 2021