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    Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certificate

    The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer performs diagnostic ultrasound procedures under the supervision of a physician. The sonographer collects essential patient data to aid in diagnosis. The program covers basic theory and clinical instruction in Sonography, which will provide an avenue for cross-training and multi-competency in allied health. This will make the individual more marketable in many health care agencies that call for multi-competent practitioners. Employment opportunities are excellent in hospitals, medical centers and other health care agencies.

    Certificate
       • Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certificate - C317E

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    Program Prerequisites:
    Complete a Triton College Application Click here!

    Complete a Health Careers Application. Click here!  Applicants should not apply to the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program until they meet the prerequisites for the program.

    Program Prerequisites: The program is only open to those who hold active status with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) or certification with the Nuclear Medicine Technology Board or with ARRT, Nuclear Medicine Registry examinations. Applicants must have graduated from an accredited program by the Commissions of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in Radiologic Technology or Nuclear Medicine in the past five years from admissions, or if graduation is longer than five years, they must complete BIS 190 Anatomy & Physiology for Allied Health Majors. Must have certification in First Aid & CPR. Must place in college level reading, writing, and math through proven coursework or placement exam.

    Attendance at an Information Session is ENCOURAGED in order to apply for admission to this program. By attending an information session, you will learn what is expected of you as an applicant, as well as the functionality of the program. For a list of current Information Session dates, times and locations, please email ultrasound@triton.edu to have info sent electronically.

     Applicants should not apply to the Diagnostic medical Sonography program until they meet the prerequisites for the program.

     

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