Surgical Technology

Surgical Technology

Want to work in surgery? Learn to become an integral member of the surgical team that delivers patient care before, during, and following surgery through classroom and hands-on clinical training. Learn sterile and aseptic techniques, surgical procedures, and implementation of surgical instrumentation and technologies to facilitate a physician during invasive and diagnostic procedures. Earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree at Angelina College.


Table of Initial Clinical Course Fees 

Program Accreditation & Outcomes

Degree Pathway

Information Sessions

What is Surgical Technology?

Contact Us

3500 South First Street
Lufkin, TX 75904

Program Director: Stefanie Vaughn
(936) 633-5275

Admin Assistants:

Daphne Shepherd
(936) 671-7348

Terry Scott
(936) 633-5265

School of Health Careers Dean
Winifred Ferguson Adams
(936) 633-5266


Apply to AC

Steps to become a Surgical Tech at AC

Apply For Angelina College

Take Prerequisites

See prerequisites HERE

Apply to Program

Email for the application after attending information session.

ATI TEAS Admission Test

Step 1
What is ATI TEAS?

The ATI TEAS is a proctored exam designed specifically to assess a student’s
preparedness entering the health science fields. This test is comprised of 170 questions
that test the basic academic skills you will need to perform in class in the areas of:
Reading, Math, Science, and English and Language Usage.

The TEAS exam is 209 minutes with a maximum three (3) attempts that must be
completed by the application deadline (first Friday in May). Successful candidates must pass with an overall “Proficient” score.

Create a Student Account with ATI

  • Click HERE to learn how to create an ATI Account for Angelina College Surgical
    Technology TEAS®
  • Select Angelina College Surgical Technology TEAS for the institution
    Follow Step 2 after you have created your ATI Account.
Step 2
Purchase the TEAS Exam
  • Click  HERE to purchase the TEAS
    • Log in
    • Select +Add Product, Enter Code: 24975765
    • Enter Password: 34A5794A67
    • Optional: results can be sent to another institution for $27(each).
    • Select Continue, enter your payment information. 
  • Retakes – contact the program director for information.

Choose your Testing Option

On campus testing – $65

Click HERE to schedule the TEAS with the AC Testing Center.

Complete the form with the following information:

  • Course ID: SRGT TEAS
  • Exam #: 1 
  • Instructor: Stefanie Vaughn

At Home Remote Proctoring – $115

  • To schedule remote proctoring click HERE
  • Read and follow the instructions carefully.
Step 3
Prepare To Take TEAS Exam

Students can prepare to take the ATI TEAS for free through the Angelina College Library. Click HERE begin:

    • Log in with your AC login
    • Select “Career Center Plus”
    • Select “Prepare for Allied Health and Social Worker Exams”
    • Select “Prepare for the ATI TEAS
    • Select “Sign In or Register to Begin” and register an account.
    • Select the test and test mode desired and start test

Additional Paid Test Prep Options:

Click HERE for TEAS® study packages. Students are encouraged to prepare for the TEAS exam for better outcomes.