Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasound)

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasound)

Discover Your Future at Argosy University with a Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasound) Degree

7.89%*

Diverse Students in this Program

9.64%*

Students are ages 40+ in this Program

92.98%*

Students Enrolled Part Time in this Program

*Argosy University program census, 09/16/2016

The Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is designed to prepare graduates to provide health care services as sonographers in one of three concentrations: General Sonography, Echocardiography, and Vascular Technology. The program can build technical skill, as well as prepare graduates to work as part of a professional health care team and demonstrate respect and concern for the well-being of their patients.

Why an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasound)?

The AAS in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Argosy University with its focus on building technical and professional skills can prepare students to work as skilled health care providers under the direction of a physician and as part of a health care team. Sonographers assist with diagnosis and treatment planning through the use of ultrasound imaging techniques.

Why a Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Ultrasound Degree at Argosy University?

Argosy University’s program is designed to focus on the whole student, by teaching technical skills in ultrasound imaging techniques and teamwork skills, which support graduates in working as part of a health care team in a professional and ethical manner. Students choose to focus in one of three concentrations: general sonography, echocardiography, or vascular technology. The Argosy University program provides hands on training from experienced technicians* and, in their final semester, places students in a clinical training experience, which allows them to hone their skills in a hands-on, real-world setting.

*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.

Accreditations

Argosy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wscuc.org).

The Argosy University, Twin Cities’ Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Commission on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, 1.727.210.2350.

The Argosy University, Twin Cities, Echocardiography concentration in the Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Commission on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, 1.727.210.2350.

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What to Expect

When you’re applying, you can:

  • Work with a dedicated Admissions Representative who will answer your questions and guide you through the entire enrollment process.
  • Learn from a team of financial aid experts about how to make achieving your educational goals more affordable.
  • Be supported by a program chair, clinical coordinator, and academic advisor to help chart your course to graduation, ensuring you are taking the right classes, in the right order.

When you’re enrolled, you can experience:

  • Individualized support from knowledgeable instructors with read world experience who know you by name and care about your success**
  • Relevant coursework, laboratory experiences, and a clinical training externship that help prepare you for a career in the field.
  • Academic, financial and enrollment support from a broad base of academic professionals with a sincere interest in your success.

**Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.

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