• Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration

About

Not only are Sterile Processing Technicians an integral part of the health care field, this diploma is a required component of the Surgical Technology and Central Sterile Processing associate’s degree program and Surgical First Assistant certificate program. The Sterile Processing Technician Diploma Program is your first step toward a career in the operating room (OR).

Graduates of the Sterile Processing Technician diploma program will be qualified to sit for the Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) examination administered by the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM).

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

For more information please visit the program website.

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    530

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

International Path to American National University:

  • Passport
  • Application for Enrollment
  • Acceptance to the University
  • University Issues I-20
  • Schedule Visa appointment
  • Secure Visa
  • Matriculation Fee must be paid upon receiving Visa
  • Tuition & Fees must be paid before classes begin 
  • There are several ways our international students demonstrate their proficiency in the English language – Once you have submitted your application, you can be provisionally accepted into a program and enrolled in a course at our English Language Institute that will help you build the foundation you need to succeed in an English-speaking educational program.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    17769 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17769 USD for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
  • National Applies to you

    17769 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17769 USD for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
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Living costs for Danville

  • 850 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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