You will need to complete the following classes before applying to the AT Program. “In Progress” work for the prerequisites will not be considered during the selection process.

  • English 1A
  • Chemistry 2A (may substitute Chemistry 1A or Chemistry 22)
  • Anatomy 25
  • Physiology 1
  • Speech 10

Required Courses

During the program, these required courses must be completed before taking the ASATT (certification exams):

Summer Intersession

  • Anesthesia Technologist 110
  • Anesthesia Technologist 111

Fall Semester

  • Anesthesia Technologist 112
  • Anesthesia Technologist 113
  • Anesthesia Technologist 114
  • Anesthesia Technologist 116

Spring Semester

  • Anesthesia Technologist 115
  • Anesthesia Technologist 117
  • Anesthesia Technologist 118

For further information, consult the Course Catalog and Schedule

Program Completion

Upon graduation from the program, you will be eligible for certification by successfully completing the ASATT National Certification Exam. A Certificate of Achievement and an Associate in Science (AS) degree is awarded upon successful completion of the Anesthesia Technologist curriculum. General education courses are offered on the PCC campus, and skills course (30 units) are offered at Kaiser Permanente, 100 South Los Robles, Pasadena, CA 91188-6045.

*Completion of the program does not guarantee licensure or employment.*