Diagnostic Medical Sonography

The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at UNMC is part of the Department of Medical Imaging & Therapeutic Sciences. Our program offers Radiographers the unique opportunity to advance their careers in the field of sonography with three learning concentration options: 

   General   Cardiac   Vascular
 

Plan of study and clinical education focus on the
abdomen, pelvis
and the fetus.

Plan of study and clinical education focus on the
adult heart and circulatory
system.
NEW!

Plan of study and clinical education focus on the
blood vessels and circulatory
system.
NEW!

Each 12-month program consists of lectures, labs, and over 1100 hours of supervised clinical instruction. A comprehensive knowledge base and clinical competency are achieved through a plan of study that focuses on increasing proficiency under the guidance of qualified faculty and staff.

A Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Imaging & Therapeutic Sciences or a Post Baccalaureate Professional Certificate is awarded upon completion of the programs. Graduates are eligible to take the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography credentialing exams specific to their field of study.

Testimonial

“UNMC has a good reputation. The 12-month program is appealing and fully prepares us to enter the workforce because we see a wide range of studies with ability for hands-on learning.” - S. Liss, Graduate