How to Apply to Surgical Technology
- June 1–November 1: Application available
- November 1: Application deadline
- No late applications accepted.
- Fall: Applicants notified of their status
Follow these steps to apply to Surgical Technology
Step 1: Apply to TCC
Apply online with ApplyTCC (use Firefox or Chrome for the best experience)
- Application instructions: How to Apply for Admission
Once you are accepted as a student at TCC, you will get a TCC Student ID number.
You need a TCC Student ID number for your application to Surgical Technology.
Step 2: Attend an Information Session
Find out everything you need to know about our program: requirements, courses, costs, and more.
Attending an information session is an application requirement. You will submit your Certificate of Attendance with your application.
Until We Can Host In-Person Sessions
Health Care Professions Advising Resource Hub
Kimberlyn Moore-Debrossard, Career Advisor
Step 3: Make sure you are eligible to apply
What are the requirements?
For details, go to Selective Admission: Surgical Technology
Step 4: Get current official transcripts
You will need to submit your official college transcripts from all colleges and schools you have attended to the TCC Admissions and Registrar Office.
If you have not attended college or if you will have fewer than 12 college semester hours by the application deadline, you will need to submit your official high school transcript(s).
Contact International Admissions (817-515-1570) at least 8 weeks before the application deadline to schedule an appointment if you have international transcripts.
Step 5: Take an English readiness exam if English is not your first language
If English is not your first language, you will need to take one of the following English readiness exams:
Step 6: Submit your application by the deadline
We will not accept late applications.
Fill out and submit your online application
Have questions about the online application?
Email us at TR.HealthCareAdvising@tccd.edu
Be sure to include required supporting materials
- Immunization records
- Information Session Certificate of Attendance
Complete and electronically sign your online application
We will not accept paper applications.
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Updated February 26, 2024