A program that prepares individuals to clean, sterilize, and assemble surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies for use in operating rooms and other medical and surgical facilities. Includes instruction in sterilization; infection control; decontamination; and surgical instrumentation processing, distribution, and record-keeping.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|2||Medical Career Institute||38||42%||N/A|
|3||Fortis Institute-Grand Prairie||37||17%||N/A|
|5||Massachusetts Bay Community College||28||4%||$5,376|
|6||Minneapolis Community and Technical College||26||1%||$6,550|
|7||Greenville Technical College||24||1%||$5,049|
|8||Nevada Career Institute||23||13%||N/A|
|9||Sanford-Brown College-Houston North Loop||11||7%||N/A|
|10||Waukesha County Technical College||10||1%||$5,485|
|11||Miller-Motte Technical College-Clarksville||10||4%||$11,700|
|12||Miami Valley Career Technology Center||8||2%||N/A|
|13||Chippewa Valley Technical College||7||0%||$5,267|
|14||Western Technical College||6||0%||$14,691|
|15||Fortis College-Orange Park||6||3%||$14,347|
|16||East Valley Institute of Technology||4||2%||N/A|
|17||Fayetteville Technical Community College||3||0%||$4,128|
|19||Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College||1||0%||$4,324|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Sterile Processing Technology/Technician program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.