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Cardiovascular Sonography

Program description:

The Cardiovascular Sonography curriculum provides the individual with the knowledge and skills necessary to acquire, process, and evaluate the human heart and vascular structures. A cardiovascular sonographer uses high frequency sound waves to produce images of the heart and vascular structures.

Graduates may be eligible to apply to the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers for examinations in physics, cardiovascular physics, vascular physics, and adult echocardiography.

Cardiovascular Sonography Cardiac Certificate  (C45160C)

Application Deadline for Fall 2018 Entry: June 6, 2019

Applicants must hold at least one approved credential or have graduated from an accredited sonography program to apply to this program.

Course work emphasizes:
Effective communication
Equipment usage
Human Anatomy
Patient care skill
Patient interaction
Sonography Procedures

For a complete listing of pre-requisites, admission requirements, class listing, and estimated program cost click Cardiovascular Sonography.

NOTE: Criteria is reviewed periodically and is subject to change.

Career opportunities:

  • Clinics
  • Diagnostic Imaging Centers
  • Educational institutions
  • Hospitals
  • Mobile Units
  • Physician’s Offices

Cardiovascular Sonography program contacts:

Amy Dela Cruz

Program Director, Medical Sonography