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Medical Sonography, AAS

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The Medical Sonography curriculum provides knowledge and clinical skills in the application of high frequency sound waves to image internal body structures.

Course work includes physics, cross-sectional anatomy, abdominal, introductory vascular, and obstetrical/gynecological sonography. Competencies are attained in identification of normal anatomy and pathological processes, use of equipment, fetal growth and development, integration of related imaging, and patient interaction skills.

Graduates of accredited programs may be eligible to take examinations in ultrasound physics and instrumentation and specialty examinations administered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and find employment in clinics, physicians’ offices, mobile services, hospitals, and educational institutions.

The Sonography program is accredited by the CAHEEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education)which provides a peer review process administered by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC/DMS).  
25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763

6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500
Ellicott City, MD 21043

Upon graduation from the sonography program, you will be able to apply to take the national certification examinations offered by the ARDMS.  By successfully completing the certification exams, you will be awarded the credential RDMS (Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer). The average starting salary is approximately $45,000/year.

Student/Graduate Achievements:
  2013 Graduates 2014 Graduates 2015 Graduates 2016 Graduates 2017 Graduates
Attrition 8 out of 11 6 out of 9 7 out of 10 11 out of 12 7 out of 10
Job Placement 6 out of 8 4 out of 6 100% 8 out of 11 5 out of 7
Credential Success
100% 100% 86% 100% 67%
Credential Success
100% 100% 83% 100% 100%

Medical Sonography, AAS - Program of Study - Course Information & Admissions Criteria



Debra Eavenson
Medical Sonography Program Coordinator/Instructor
800.447.4091, ext. 4323
Jasmine Free
Sonography Clinical Coordinator/Instructor
800.447.4091, ext. 4605