What You’ll Learn
Through the Associate of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at South College, you can begin your career as an entry-level diagnostic medical sonographer in just over two years. This is one of the fastest-growing fields in the healthcare industry, offering a challenging, fulfilling work environment.
The required 119 credit hours are broken out into 40 credit hours of core and general education courses, and 79 credit hours in courses specific to your diagnostic medical sonography major.
Even without prior medical experience, you can begin your career in just 27 months and experience the job satisfaction of providing necessary care to patients who need your services through ultrasounds and other imaging technology. Sonographers are among the most in-demand professionals, with an extremely high projected growth rate of 26% between 2014 and 2024.