Gainful Employment Disclosures - 2019



Program Name: A.A.S., Health Sciences - Surgical Processing Technician (New Jersey)


This program is designed to be completed in 2 years.



This program will cost $53,733 if completed within normal time1. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.



Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with
$15,637 of debt.



The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession: Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.



To qualify for graduation, students must participate in the Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) certification examination administered by the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM).



New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut require individuals to earn the CRCST credential before becoming eligible for employment. As of the date of posting, Pennsylvania does not have state law requirements relating to the education and certification of central service technicians. The College has not made a determination with respect to certification requirements of other states.



This program requires students to take and pass the Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers - BLS (AHA) exam.



For information about the Health Sciences - Surgical Processing Technician AAS program and graduation requirements (including, but not limited to, criminal background checks, drug testing, immunization, physical assessment, and minimum grades) visit




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Date Created: June 2019

Last Revised: July 23, 2019