Diagnostic Sonography Admission
Applicants must either be certified as a Radiologic Technologist or have a minimum of an Associate’s Degree (preferably in a healthcare related field) and prerequisite college level courses in:
• General physics
• College algebra
• Human Anatomy and Physiology I
• Human Anatomy and Physiology II
• Medical terminology
All prerequisite courses are to be completed by the application deadline and must be demonstrated on a regionally accredited college or university transcript.
All application materials must be received by May 1 in order to be considered. Necessary application documents include: $25 application fee, completed application form, resume or letter stating career goals, copy of HRS or ARRT license (if applicable), three completed reference forms, and official college transcripts. Applicants must either be a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident to be eligible for acceptance and are considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin or disability. Qualified applicants are contacted to arrange a personal interview after the application deadline. Acceptance is based on an evaluation of prior educational and work experience, personal and professional references and personal interviews. Each applicant is evaluated using a point system.
Classes are limited to six students. At the conclusion of the admission process, the six applicants with the highest scores are chosen by the Admissions Committee for the new class. The committee also selects two alternates in the event one of the six perspective students declines. Applicants are notified regarding acceptance into the program following completion of the interview process – notification usually occurs within one month of the conclusion of the interview process.