|General Education Requirements||Credit Hours|
|Biology 110, Human Anatomy & Physiology||4|
|English 101, English Composition||3|
|English 102, English Composition||3|
|Mathematics 122, Intermediate Algebra, or Mathematics 123, Quantitative Reasoning||4|
|Psychology 201, Introduction to Psychology||3|
There are special admission requirements for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. Acceptance into this program is competitive and based on a point system. Applicants are awarded points based on grades earned in program-specific prerequisite coursework. All accepted students are required to pass a criminal background check and drug screen prior to admission into the program. Contact Academic Advising at (269) 927-8128 or the Health Sciences office at (269) 927-8768 for complete details. An Academic Advisor will help you determine prerequisites that are required and designed to prepare you for training in the program.
Application deadline for Summer entry is February 1. Important program information can be found in the Sonography Guide and the application:
In addition to the rules stated in this catalog, Ultrasound students are required to abide by the rules stated in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Handbook.
Upon completion of the 77-credit Diagnostic Medical Sonography program, graduates may apply for an Associate in Applied Science degree.
The Lake Michigan College Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of Joint Review Committee for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
9355 - 113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, MD 21043
Qualified graduates are eligible to sit for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) ultrasound credentialing exam.
|Number of students admitted||18||18||16||16||16|
|Number of students graduating||15||14||11||15||13|
|Abdomen credential information|
|Number of students taking the abdomen credential||4||6||9||6||12|
|Number earning the abdomen credential from ARDMS||3||6||9||6||11|
|Number earning the abdomen credential from ARRT||0||0||0|
|ARDMS abdomen credential success rate||75%||100%||100%||100%||92%|
|OB/GYN credential information|
|Number of students taking the OB/GYN credential||15||13||11||12||12|
|Number earning OB/GYN credential from ARDMS||15||12||11||12||12|
|Number earning OB/GYN credential from ARRT||0||0||0|
|ARDMS OB/GYN credential success rate||100%||93%||100%||100%||100%|
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