Were you interested in surgical tech schools in South Dakota?
If the prospect of working in a challenging, team-driven environment suits you, then a position in surgical assisting may be just what you are looking for!
To find a surgical technology school now accepting students in South Dakota, we invite you to check out our quick search feature below!
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Surgical Tech Schools in SD
At the start of the 2015 school calendar, each of the surgical tech programs below was accredited by the ABHES or CAAHEP. Every program has met the appropriate standards for quality in curriculum and facilities.
|Name of School||Address||Phone||Credential Offered||Accrediting Body|
|Presentation College||Surgical Technology Program|
1500 N Main ST
Aberdeen , SD 57401
|(507) 235-4658||Associate, Certificate||CAAHEP|
|Southeast Technical Institute||Surgical Technology Program|
2320 North Career Avenue
Sioux Falls , SD 57107
|Western Dakota Technical Institute||Surgical Technology Program|
800 Mickelson Road
Rapid City , SD 57703
Surgical Tech Certification
Is Surgical Tech Certification Mandatory in South Dakota?
Currently, surgical tech certification is not required in South Dakota.
Despite the fact that surgical technician certification is not currently mandatory in most states, the AST is leading a movement to make it a requirement for employment. Due to this happening, it is highly recommended that any person thinking about becoming a surgical assisting professional should seek certification with the NBSTSA.
Jobs & Salary
The tables just below reflect the estimated jobs and pay data for South Dakota according to the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
|2014 Surgical Tech Annual Salary||Low||Median||High|
|Surgical Tech Employment||2012||2022||SD Pct. Change||U.S. Pct. Change|
The following surgical tech schools close to you are currently accepting applications from new students.