Surgical Technology Outcomes

The following is our ten-year trend on certification exams from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) for graduates taking the exam the first time: 

Graduation Year

Number of Students Starting in the Cohort
(Cohort Start and End date)

Graduating Number in Cohort

Number Passing
Certification Test in Cohort

Percentage Passing the Certification Test at GFC MSU

2017 11  (2016-2017) 10 10 100%
2016 10  (2015-2016) 6 6 100%
2015 11  (2014-2015) 6 6 100%
2014 12  (2013-2014) 8 8 100%
2013 12 (2012-2014) 8 8 100%
2012 14  (2011-2012) 7 7 100%
2011 10 (2010-2011) 6 6 100%
2010 7  (2009-2010) 7 7 100%


*Cohort is the group of students starting the program in January.


Contact:

Daisy Gibson, CST
Surgical Technology Program Director

daisy.gibson@gfcmsu.edu
(406) 771-4355
Office R237

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