Are you trying to find surgical tech schools in Oregon?
Should the prospect of working in a challenging, team-focused setting appeals to you, then a position in surgical assisting could be exactly what you’re looking for!
To find a surgical technology school now accepting students in Oregon, we invite you to check out our quick search feature below!
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Surgical Tech Schools in OR
This table shows all surgical technician schools in Oregon that were approved by the CAAHEP or ABHES at the start of 2015. Accredited schools have satisfied the requirements for facilities and curriculum specified by the accrediting organization..
|Name of School||Address||Phone||Credential Offered||Accrediting Body|
|Concorde Career College - Portland||Surgical Technology Program|
1425 N.E. Irving Street
Portland , OR 97232
|Mt Hood Community College||Surgical Technology Program|
26000 SE Stark Street
Gresham , OR 97030
Surgical Tech Certification
Is Surgical Tech Certification Required in Oregon?
At the moment, surgical tech certification isn’t mandatory in Oregon.
Even though surgical tech certification isn’t at present compulsory in most states, the Association of Surgical Technologists is leading a movement to make it essential for employment. Due to this in the works, it is strongly suggested that anybody interested in becoming a surgical assisting professional should acquire certification with the NBSTSA.
Jobs & Salary
The tables just below display the projected employment and pay data for Oregon per the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
|2014 Surgical Tech Annual Salary||Low||Median||High|
|Surgical Tech Employment||2012||2022||OR Pct. Change||U.S. Pct. Change|
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