NBSTSA Certification Statistics: Certified Surgical Technologists and Certified Surgical First Assistants

 

2014 Certification Statistics

August 1, 2013 – July 31, 2014 (Examination Form Year)

CSFA Examination Statistics

601 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination for the

reporting period. Of these, 370 passed. The national pass rate is 61.6%.

CST Examination Statistics

10,707 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination for the

reporting period. Of these, 7,476 passed. The national pass rate is 69.8%.

CST Web Based Testing Statistics

6,907 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination for the

reporting period on campus. Of these, 5,138 passed. The pass rate for Web Based

Candidates is 74.4%.

 

2013 Certification Statistics

August 1 , 2012 – July 31, 2013

CSFA Examination Statistics

471 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination for the reporting period. Of these, 309 passed. The national pass rate is 65.6%. 

CST Examination Statistics

10,648 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination for the reporting period. Of these, 7,611 passed. The national pass rate is 71.5%. 

CST Web Based Testing Statistics

6,825 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination for the reporting period on campus. Of these, 5,152 passed. The pass rate for Web Based Candidates is 75.5%.

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2012 Certification Statistics

CSFA Examination Statistics

425 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination in 2012. Of these, 297 passed. The national pass rate for 2012 is 69.9%.

CST Examination Statistics

10,834 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2012. Of these, 7,118 passed. The national pass rate for 2012 is 65.7%.

CST Web Based Testing Statistics

6,792 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2012 on campus. Of these, 4,737 passed. The 2012 pass rate for Web Based Candidates is 69.7%.

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2011 Certification Statistics

CSFA Examination Statistics

391 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination in 2011.  Of these, 230 passed.  The national pass rate for 2011 is 58.8%.

CST Examination Statistics

10,695 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2011.  Of these, 6,003 passed.  The national pass rate for 2011 is 56.1%.

CST Web Based Testing Statistics

6,190 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2011 on campus.  Of these, 3,645 passed.  The 2011 pass rate for Web Based Candidates is 58.8%.

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2010 Certification Statistics

CSFA Examination Statistics

338 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination in 2010. Of these, 218 passed. The national pass rate for 2010 is 64.5%.

CST Examination Statistics

9,984 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2010. Of these, 5,608 passed. The national pass rate for 2010 is 56.2%

CST Web Based Testing Statistics

5,469 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2010 on campus. Of these, 3,186 passed. The 2010 pass rate for Web Based Candidates is 58%.

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2009 Certification Statistics

CSFA Examination Statistics

303 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination in 2009. Of these, 192 passed. The national pass rate for 2009 is 63.4%.

CST Examination Statistics

7,908 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2009. Of these, 4,947 passed. The national pass rate for 2009 is 62.6%.

CST Web Based Testing Statistics

4,125 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2009 on campus. Of these, 2,576 passed. The national CST student pass rate for 2009 is 62.4%.

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2008 Certification Statistics

CSFA Examination Statistics

291 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination in 2008. Of these, 162 passed. National pass rate for 2008 is 56%.

CST Examination Statistics
6,709 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2008. Of these, 4378 passed. National pass rate for 2008 is 65%.

CST Web Based Testing Statistics
2,210 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2008. Of these, 1430 passed. CST student pass rate for 2008 is 65%.

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2007 Certification Statistics

CSFA Examination Statistics

305 examinees took the Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) examination in 2007. Of these, 162 passed. National pass rate for 2007 is 53%.

CST Examination Statistics

5765 examinees took the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination in 2007. Of these, 3806 passed. National pass rate for 2007 is 66%.

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