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Diagnostic Medical Sonography Associate in Applied Science

Diagnosis: Your new career in healthcare

This is a competitive program. Complete the program application and submit to the Health Sciences office by February 1 to be considered.

Sonography Program Application (pdf)

Upon completion of the 77-credit Diagnostic Medical Sonography program, graduates may apply for an Associate in Applied Science degree.

General Education Requirements Credit Hours
Biology 110, Human Anatomy & Physiology 4
English 101, English Composition 3
English 102, English Composition 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3
Mathematics 122, Intermediate Algebra, or Mathematics 123, Quantitative Reasoning 4
Psychology 201, Introduction to Psychology 3

 

Major Requirements - Summer (1st Year) Credit Hours
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 100, Introduction to Diagnostic Medical Sonography 3
Major Requirements - Fall (1st Year) Credit Hours
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 101, General Sonography I Abdomen 4
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 102, General Sonography I OB/GYN 4
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 103, Sonography Lab Applications I 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 104, Clinical Experience A 2
Major Requirements - Spring (1st Year) Credit Hours
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 200, General Sonography II Abdomen 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 201, General Sonography II OB/GYN 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 202, Sonography Lab Applications II 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 203, Sonographic Physics I 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 204, Clinical Experience B 2
Major Requirements - Summer (2nd Year) Credit Hours
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 214, Clinical Experience C 5
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 224, Clinical Experience D 5
Major Requirements - Fall (2nd Year) Credit Hours
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 213, Sonographic Physics II 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 230, Introduction to Vascular Sonography & Lab Applications 4
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 234, Clinical Experience E 3
Diagnostic Medical Sonography 240, Sonographic Registry Review 2

 

 

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
(727) 210-2350 
http://www.caahep.org

JRC-DMS
6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, MD 21043 
443-973-3251 
Fax 866-738-3444
jrcdms.org

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.

  2019-20 2018-19 2017-18 2016-17 2015-16
Number of students admitted  18 18 18 16 16
Number of students graduating 15 15 14 11 15
Attrition rate 17% 17% 22% 31% 6%
Employment rate     93% 93% 86% 100% 80%
Abdomen credential information          
Number of students taking the abdomen credential 3 4 6 9 6
Number earning the abdomen credential from ARDMS 3 3 6 9 6
Number earning the abdomen credential from ARRT 0 0 0 0 0
ARDMS abdomen credential success rate 100% 75% 100% 100% 100%
OB/GYN credential information          
Number of students taking the OB/GYN credential 14 15 13 11 12
Number earning OB/GYN credential from ARDMS 14 15 12 11 12
Number earning OB/GYN credential from ARRT 0 0 0 0 0
ARDMS OB/GYN credential success rate 100% 100% 93% 100% 100%

 

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