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Surgical First Assistant Certificate Program Cost

The following is a list of program fees for applicants accepted into the Surgical First Assistant Certificate program.

Note: These figures may change due to price increases.

Estimated Program Costs
Item Estimated Cost
Non-Refundable College of DuPage Application  $20.00
In-District Tuition (35 credits)
  • 35 credits of SURGT courses x $140/credit = $4,900.00
Books $250.00
Lab Fes
(malpractice insurance included)
Certification Exam, ASA/AST Membership
Criminal Background Check (see Health Requirement Packet for details) $52.00
Mandatory Drug Testing (see Health Requirement Packet for details $32.00
Medical Document Manager (see Health Requirement Packet for details $17.50
Health Requirements (see Health Requirement Packet for details  Varies
 Estimated Total
$6,113.50 + Health Requirements


Program Contact Information

Please visit the Program Contacts page for detailed information.