Anesthesia Technology

anesthesia technologist applies bag on patient's breathing apparatus in operating room The Anesthesia Technology program prepares students to work as a vital member of an Anesthesia Care Team. The anesthesia technologist provides safe care at the direction of the anesthesia provider in the care of patients undergoing anesthesia.

Students will become proficient in fundamentals and advanced skills in the acquisition, preparation, and application of various types of equipment required for the delivery of anesthesia care.

Graduates are eligible to complete the Certified Anesthesia Technologists credentialing process through the American Society of Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians (ASATT). Employment opportunities are available in hospitals, surgical centers, imaging, emergency departments, dental suites, and ambulatory care centers.

*This new program is expected to begin Fall 2018, pending approval from its regional accreditor, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and the Committee on Accreditation for Anesthesia Technology Education (CoA-ATE).