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Does a surgical tech job require math?

Complex math isn’t part of the day-to-day for the typical surgical technologist. Simple calculations or unit conversion may be required, but no further advanced math skills will be commonly needed.

There is a 3 credit hour general education requirement for mathematics as part of the Herzing surgical technology program.

Learn more about the surgical technologist program

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