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 How can I go from FNP to psychiatric nurse practitioner? How much does a registered nurse make? When can I take a vacation or holiday? How much does a software developer make?