Diagnostic Medical Sonography Degree Program

Use the latest equipment and techniques to help physicians diagnose patients

Demand is rising for highly skilled, knowledgeable medical sonographers. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of sonographers is expected to increase by 39% through 2022, which is much faster than the average for other occupations.

With an Associate of Applied Science degree in Health Science Diagnostic Medical Sonography from ECPI University, you can prepare to become a crucial part of a health care team, earning a degree in as few as 1.5 years through our year-round schedule.

Training through a combination of hands-on clinical experience in hospital and/or outpatient centers, you can learn:

  • Basic Ultrasound Principles
  • Equipment Operation
  • Quality Control Measures
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology
  • Diagnostic Image Production

Sonographers work in a variety of settings, including:

  • Public Health Facilities
  • Women’s Health Centers
  • Mobile Imaging
  • Laboratories
  • Hospitals and Medical Imaging Centers
  • Outpatient Care Centers and Primary Care Clinics
  • Government and Military
  • Education and Industry

Career advancement opportunities for sonographers also exist in administration, research and education, and in commercial companies as sales representatives, education/application specialists and technical advisors.

Get started today. Complete the form on this page, or call us at our ground campuses or online for more information on Diagnostic Medical Sonography at Medical Careers Institute.

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