Associates of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
As a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer the student will be trained to provide patient services in a variety of medical settings using diagnostic ultrasound under the supervision of a physician. Students will be trained to perform ultrasound studies as ordered by physicians for their patients and to perform appropriate procedures while learning to record anatomical, pathological, and/or physiological data as well as sonographic data and other pertinent observations made during the exams into their technologist report. An externship of 630 hours is included in this program. Students will be awarded an Associates of Applied Science Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography after completion of all program requirements.
Graduates of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program will be required to obtain twelve (12) months of documented clinical experience AFTER the completion of their program to be eligible to take the ARDMS exams. Additional prerequisite information can be found at the following website (http://www.ardms.org/ARDMS%20Documents/Prerequisites/ARDMS-461%20General%20Prerequisites%202018.pdf), and will be reviewed as part of your educational curriculum
Cost of the Program: $17,500.00
Payment Plans are available.
Day Schedule: Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays
Length of Program: 22 Months (95 Weeks)
Night Schedule: Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays
Length of Program: 30 Months (129 Weeks)
This length includes two semesters or 630 hours of externship and semester breaks
Requirements to Enroll:
Passing the Accuplacer Entrance Examination provided at NGNA
Current Government Issued Picture ID
Social Security Card
High School Diploma/Transcripts