Mission & Goals

UNMC Mission

We are Nebraska Medicine and UNMC.
Our mission is to lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care.

MITS Mission Statement

The Department of Medical Imaging & Therapeutic Sciences provides a premier educational environment that prepares competent entry-level professionals who demonstrate the highest quality of patient care, safety, and service.


To uphold our Mission, the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program has the following goals:

  1. To enroll qualified individuals who successfully complete our programs, pass certification examinations, secure employment in their profession, and/or seek post-graduate endeavors.
  2. To prepare competent entry-level diagnostic medical sonographers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.
  3. To graduate students who think critically, communicate effectively, and engage in professional development and life-long learning.
  4. To ensure the satisfaction of graduates, employers, and communities of interest by providing quality educational programs.
UNMC Values