Gainful Employment Information
Central Sterile Processing Technology
Program Level – Undergraduate certificate
Program Length – 9 months
Q: How much will this program cost me?*
A: Tuition and fees: $2,710
Books and supplies: $446
On-campus room & board: not offered
What other costs are there for this program?
Health requirements may total approximately $1,014 and may include:
Level 2 Background Check
Drug Testing By Authorized Lab
Physical exam – Annual
Tuberculin (PPD) 2-Step (X2) or Chest X-ray
Vaccine (Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis) (DTaP or TDaP)
MMR Vaccine Series (Measles, Mumps and Rubella) (X2) or Titer
Hepatitis B Vaccine Series (X3) or Titer
Varicella Vaccine (X2) or Titer
Accident/Health Insurance (if not currently covered, once each academic year)
* The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.
Student completion rates are based on 2013-2014 data as supplied by the Florida Department of Education.
Completing students will be eligible to take the following:
Certified Registered Central Service Technician
Certified Sterile Processing Distribution Technician
State of Florida Ready to Work
Certification costs are additional
Q: What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?
A: Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:
Federal loans: *
Private education loans: *
Institutional financing plan: *
* There were fewer than 10 graduates in this program. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of graduates.
Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?
A: The program is designed to take 9 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2014-2015, *% finished in 9 months.
* Fewer than 10 students completed this program in 2014-15. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
Q: What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?
A: The job placement rate for students who completed this program is *%.
* We are required to calculate this information; however, due to privacy concerns, we are unable to provide this data.
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