Student Fees

Fees delineated below are an approximation only and are subject to change.  Visit Tuition and Aid for the current tuition rate.  Approximate fees to be paid by the Surgical Technology students are as follows: 

COD General Non-Refundable Admission Fee:


Surgical Technology Non-Refundable Application Fee:


Tuition and Fees –  For the most current tuition rates, visit theTuition & Fees webpage.

Surgical Technology Certificate (37 credits) = $5,864
(includes course/lab fees)
Surgical Technology Degree (64-68 credits) = $9,536 - $10,080
(includes course/lab fees)


Associated pre-requisite course fees:

Central Sterile Processing Distribution Program (CSPD 1111)

Operating Room Patient Care Technician (ORPCT 1001)

  • Non-refundable registration fee - $50


 Ethics in Healthcare (SURGT 1000)

  • Course fee - $57.50


Books – Surgical Technology Classes only:

$600 (estimated)

Lab supplies (includes scrubs, lab coat and safety goggles):
$130 (variable)

Clinical Health Requirements

  • Drug Screen - $32
  • Background Check - $46
  • Medical Document Manager - $35
  • Health requirements - variable (Review Health Requirement packet for detailed pricing).


Association of Surgical Technology membership & certification exam: 





Contact Information

If you are interested in learning more about this program, please

  1. Attend an advising session
  2. Visit a Health Career Program Advisor by calling (630) 942-2259 to make an appointment.
  3. For information or general inquiries, please send an email to (Please use above phone number only to schedule an appointment. Do not send an appointment request to this email).

Feedback/compliments/concerns regarding this Health Science Program. For general inquiries, please use contact information listed above.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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