DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY CERTIFICATE (TP/SS): 151
ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY TRACK
Total Credits: 33
Catalog Editions 07-08 through 12-13
Name: Date: ID#
         
CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS
COURSE
HRS
GRADE
 
EN101
3
 
(requirement for admission into Sonography progam, prerequisite for MS102)
PH010
2
 
MS102
2
 
 
MS201
3
 
 
MS202
2
 
 
MS220
1
 
 
MS221
2
 
 
MS222
4
 
 
MS223
4
 
 
MS224
1
 
 
MS225
1
 
 
MS226
1
 
       
ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY ELECTIVES
MS211
3
 
 
MS215
3
 
 
MS218
3
 
       
  Note: Overall GPA of 2.0 is required
      Total Credits:  
     
 

This certificate curriculum is designed for health care professionals, graduates of AMA programs, or those who are registry eligible and desire to become proficient in sonography. Credits earned in this curriculum may be applied toward the associate's degree.

This is a selective curriculum with specific admissions requirements. For additional information, contact the Admissions Office at the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus or the program department.

Each of the diagnostic medical sonography courses builds upon material offered in the previous courses. Students in this curriculum are required to achieve a grade of C or better in each sonography course and to maintain current CPR certification.

At the end of the first year in this curriculum, students will choose to specialize in one or more of the following tracks: general sonography, echocardiography, and vascular. Upon completion of this curriculum, the graduate will receive a certificate and be eligible to sit for the national registry examination, administered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, in the areas of physics, abdomen, and obstetrics/gynecology; or cardiac physics and echocardiography; or vascular physics and vascular ultrasound.

 
   
 
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Website
This document is for planning purposes ONLY and completion does not guarantee graduation.
See an advisor to submit an Application for Graduation the semester BEFORE you intend to graduate.
 
 
Last modified: July 2012
This certificate is a Career Program and may not readily transfer to four-year institutions
(except in special cases). Visit the transfer planning website for transfer information.
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