Submission of the on-line Surgical Technology Program application. Create your Verified Credentials account, pay the Verified Credentials fee, and complete the required documents. Both are required to be considered for a program director's interview. 

If you have any questions, please email Shauna Jackson, sjackson@mtec.edu, for assistance. 

Completion of the MTECH Surgical Technology Program may allow you to receive 30 college credits at Utah Valley University, as well as to sit for the Tech in Surgery-Certified (TS-C) certification exam through the Nation Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).

  • All classes must be completed with a C or better except for Human Anatomy and Human Physiology that requires a B- or higher.
  • We recommend the prerequisite classes to be taken from a regionally accredited college or i.e. Utah Valley University, Brigham Young University, Utah State University, Salt Lake Community College, Weber State University, etc. Courses must transfer equally to Utah Valley University. If you have questions about your prerequisite classes, please email the Radiography Technology Program Coordinator, Katie Hong. (katie.hong@mtec.edu)
  • After completion of the Radiography Technology Program at MTECH, students will be awarded 30 credits towards the AAS Healthcare Services degree at UVU.
  • Students that completed the prerequisites and the Radiography Technology program will be awarded an AAS Healthcare Services Degree from Utah Valley University.
  • Students that already have their associate’s degree or higher will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from MTECH in Radiography
  • Students must have an Associate’s Degree or higher in order to sit for the ARRT National Registry
Utah Valley University Course ListCREDITS REQUIRED
ENGLISH - Complete ONE of the following:3 Credits
ENGL 1010 Intro to Academic Writing** (HIGHLY SUGGESTED) 
ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts 
MATH – Complete one of the following:3 Credits
MAT 1010 Intermediate Algebra 
MAT 1030 Quantitative Reasoning QL 
MAT 1035 Quantitative Reasoning with Integrated Algebra QL 
MATH 1050 College Algebra QL 
MATH 1055 College Algebra with Preliminaries QL 
STAT 1040 Intro to Statistics QL 
STAT 1045 Intro to Statistics with Algebra QL 
Any HUMANITIES or FINE ARTS DISTRIBUTION Course3 Credits
Any Social Science Distribution Course3 Credits
BIOLOGY – Complete ONE of the following:3 Credits
BIOL 1010 General Biology BB* 
BIOL 1610 & 1615 College Biology & Lab** (HIGHLY SUGGESTED)5 Credits
HEALTH - Complete ONE of the following2 Credits
HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness TE 
PES 1097 Fitness for Life TE 
The following course are REQUIRED 
HLTH 2200 Intro to Health Professions2 Credits
ZOOL 1090 Intro to Human Anatomy & Physiology BB*3 Credits
SubTotal19 Credits
Healthcare Services Electives15 Credits
Complete 12 Credits from the following list 
ACC 2010 Financial Accounting3 Credits
ACC 2020 Managerial Accounting3 Credits
BIOL 1610 College Biology 1 BB **4 Credits
BIOL 1615 College Biology 1 Lab**1 Credit
CHEM 1110 Elementary Chemistry for the Health Sciences PP4 Credits
ESEC 1013 Emergency Medical Response3 Credits
ESEC 1140 Emergency Medical Technician Basic (can be taken at MTECH)9 Credits
HLTH 2400 Concepts of Stress Management3 Credits
HLTH 2600 Drugs Behavior and Society SS3 Credits
IM 1010 Basic Computer Applications3 Credits
IM 2010 Business Computer Proficiency3 Credits
NUTR 1020 Foundations of Human Nutrition3 Credits
PSY 1010 General Psychology SS3 Credits
PSY 1100 Human Development Life Span SS3 Credits
SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology SS3 Credits
ZOOL 2320 Human Anatomy BB         (REQUIRED ELECTIVE)3 Credits
ZOOL 2325 Human Anatomy Lab        (REQUIRED ELECTIVE)1 Credit
ZOOL 2420 Human Physiology           (REQUIRED ELECTIVE)3 Credits
ZOOL 2425 Human Physiology Lab      (REQUIRED ELECTIVE)1 Credit
MTECH Radiography Technology Program30 Credits
TOTAL CREDITS64 Credits

* - Courses will be counted toward credit total but are not a prerequisite or requirement for entry into the program. Students that take ZOOL 2320 will satisfy the ZOOL 1090 requirement.

** - Courses are HIGHLY SUGGESTED because they are prerequisites for other required courses. ENG 1010 is a prerequisite for many courses you will need. BIOL 1610 and BIOL 1615 will be counted as 3 General Biology credits and 2 elective credits. Courses are prerequisites for Human Anatomy w/Lab and Physiology w/Lab.

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