The Associate Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography is designed to prepare graduates for employment in the health industry in the sonography profession. An Associate Degree in Applied Science is awarded at completion of the program of study. The student is also eligible to take the American Registry of Diagnostic Medial Sonographers licensing examination for Registered Sonographers (ARDMS). Students who currently hold an ARRT certification or a two-year degree in a patient care health program are eligible for admission to the Advanced Technical Certificate. The Sonography program consists of classroom, laboratory and clinical learning experiences.
Attendance at an information session is required as a part of the admissions process for the program. During the information sessions, we will discuss the admission process & requirements, curriculum, professional standards, career information, uniforms & supplies needed, as well as a Q&A period.
Students must be able to carry out all assigned duties required of a practicing sonographer, such as:
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook; Society of Diagnostics Medical Sonography
For more information please contact:
Part-Time Staff Assistant: Cara.L.Creel@lonestar.edu or 281-290-3275 / HSC 204
Academic Advisor: Denise.C.Armstrong@lonestar.edu or 281-290-3474 / HSC 204