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 programExplore Now Other Questions What is my career path after earning an associate degree in accounting? How can I become a healthcare manager? How much does the Herzing MSN-PMHNP program cost? What’s the difference between radiology technologist and technician?