Diagnostic Sonography Admission
Applicants for the Diagnostic Sonogrpahy program must either be certified as a Radiologic Technologist or have a minimum of an Associate's Degree (preferably in a healthcare-related field). Prerequisite college level courses in general physics, human anatomy and physiology I and II, college algebra, and medical terminology are required. For those applicants not currently employed in a healthcare-related field, prerequisite courses must be successfully completed within five years of the time of application.
Application deadline date is May 1 of each year to be considered for the program starting in July. Qualified applicants are contacted to arrange a personal interview. Acceptance is based on evaluations of prior educational and work experience, personal and professional references, and personal interviews. Each applicant is evaluated using a point system.
Classes are generally 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 accepted students declines. Applicants are notified regarding acceptance into the program following completion of the interview process, no later than 45 days prior to the program's scheduled start date.
Download an application for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program
Download a reference form for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program