Monthly Archives: December 2019

2020 Scholarship Program – Now Accepting Applications!

Date posted: December 12th, 2019

Apply Now for the ARC/STSA Scholarship Program. The Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical
Assisting (ARC/STSA) is pleased to announce the launch of the ARC/STSA 2018 Scholarship Program in service to the surgical technology and surgical assisting student and educator communities Continue reading


‘Tis the Season to Give Back

Date posted: December 11th, 2019

Hear from program directors across the country on how their students are spreading holiday cheer and embracing the spirit of giving back this time of year. Continue reading


Get to Know Your ARC/STSA Board Member: Kellie McFarlin, MD, FACS

Date posted: December 11th, 2019

We caught up with ARC/STSA Board Member Kellie McFarlin, MD, FACS to learn about her thoughts on interprofessional education, as well as her experience with the ARC/STSA. Continue reading


Give Yourself the Gift of a Scholarship

Date posted: December 11th, 2019

We recognize the incredible work of you and your students and are honored, once again, to announce the ARC/STSA 2020 Scholarship Program to support students and educators who continue to pursue their dreams.   Continue reading


Fight Accreditation Stress With the AFE Workshop

Date posted: December 11th, 2019

At ARC/STSA, we understand the value of accreditation — as well as the stress it can cause. But at the end of the day, we want all programs to have the tools for success. What better way to achieve this than through a hands-on workshop with your peers? Continue reading


Congrats to Initially Accredited Programs

Date posted: December 10th, 2019

ARC/STSA would like to congratulate the following surgical technology programs for receiving initial and continuing accreditation. Please join us in acknowledging the dedication and hard work it took for these programs to reach such important milestones. Continue reading