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  • Learn the skills to excel as an essential member of a surgical team in the fast-growing health-care industry.
  • Surgical technologist positions are forecast to grow 6% by 2031.
  • Median annual salary for surgical technologists is more than $53,000.
source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Locations where this degree is offered:

Vincennes Campus

What can I expect during my time at VU?

  • At VU, you will learn through lectures, lab sessions and clinical experience to become a vital part of a health-care team. 
  • The University’s expert instructors are readily available to help students gain the academic and practical skills they need to excel.
  • The University offers substantial academic and social support systems to help students learn and grow.
  • Small class sizes enable students to participate fully in activities and discussions and to seek out extra help when needed.
  • Affordable tuition allows students to graduate with less debt.

What can I do with this degree?

As a certified surgical technologist, you will have the qualifications to work in a variety of health-care settings, assisting other health-care professionals and ensuring that patients receive excellent care.

Is this degree accredited?

Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.

Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.

Have questions?

We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals.
Please reach out to us at or call 812-888-4313 for more information.