Upon completion of our program, you may find career opportunities in:
- Doctor offices
- Outpatient imaging centers
Our Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program prepares you to be a competent entry-level general and vascular sonographer.
After graduation, you may choose to develop your career by working toward one of the following areas of specialization:
- Abdomen: Evaluate all the soft tissues, blood vessels and organs of the abdominal cavities, for example, liver, spleen, urinary tract, pancreas
- Blood vessels (vascular technology): Evaluate and analyze the hemodynamics (blood flow) of peripheral and abdominal blood vessels
- Brain (neurosonology): Evaluate the brain and spinal cord
- Breast: Evaluate breast abnormalities that are found with screening or diagnostic mammography
- Eye (ophthalmology): Evaluate the eye, including orbital structures and muscles
- Female reproductive system (obstetrics and gynecology): Evaluate the female reproductive system
- Heart (echocardiography): Evaluate the anatomy and hemodynamics (blood flow) of the heart, its valves and related blood vessels
- Musculoskeletal Imaging: Evaluate muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints throughout the body
National Professional Organizations
- American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
- American Registry for Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
- American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
- American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)
- Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)
- Society of Diagnostic Sonography (SDMS)
- Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU)
Projected Job Growth
Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians, Including Vascular Technologists
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Updated July 16, 2019