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Program Description

The Musculoskeletal Sonography curriculum provides registered sonographers, physicians, chiropractors, and other medical professionals the didactic and clinical experience necessary to perform entry level musculoskeletal (MSK) sonography.

Graduates may be eligible to apply to the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) for national registry in Musculoskeletal Sonography. Graduates may find employment in clinics, hospitals, physicians’ offices, mobile services, and educational institutions.

Course Work Emphasizes:

  • Effective communication
  • Patient care skills
  • Physics
  • Human Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pathology

For information on applying to SPCC and/or for this program, please see Requirements for Health Program Admissions.

Individuals entering this curriculum must meet one of the following:

  • Registered or registry-eligible for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
  • Registered by the American Registry for Radiologic Technology (ARRT) exam for sonography
  • Graduate from a CAAHEP accredited sonography program.

Employment Opportunities

  • Educational institutions
  • Hospitals
  • Mobile services
  • Physicians’ offices

Educational Opportunities

  • Musculoskeletal Sonography – 1 Semester to Complete 

Contact Information

Medical Sonography Program Contact:

Amy Dela Cruz
Program Director, Medical Sonography
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