Sonography


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Welcome to the Sonography Program

Sonographers use high-frequency sound waves (ultrasound) to create images of organs, tissues, or blood flow inside the body for diagnostic purposes. Graduates find work in hospitals, physician offices, or outpatient clinics. Several areas of specialization, including Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography, and Vascular Technology, are all available at ACC. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Sonography FAQ.

Outcomes Overview

Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography
  • 2018 Retention: 67% of fully accepted students
  • 2018 Job Placement: 100%
  • 2018 Credential Success Rates: 100%
Diagnostic Medical Vascular Sonography
  • 2018 Retention: 85% of fully accepted students
  • 2018 Job Placement: 100%
  • 2018 Credential Success Rates: 100%
caahep

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158. Clearwater, FL 33763
www.caahep.org

Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostics Medical Sonography
6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, MD 21043
www.jrcdms.org

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Sonography Updates

  • TEAS Testing Requirements for Health Sciences Applicants

    A TEAS Exam score is required to apply to the following programs: Dental Hygiene, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiology, Sonography, and Vocational Nursing.

    If you are not applying to one of the programs above, then you are not required to take the TEAS Exam at this time. Please refer to the Application Process page for your program to see all application requirements.

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  • The Application Process has been updated

    The "Prerequisites & Co-Requisites" and the "Before You Apply" sections of the Application Process page have been updated with new information.

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  • Anatomy and Physiology I Assessment Testing Suspended for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 Registration

    Due to COVID-19 and in response to ACC campuses limiting access to essential personnel only, the A&P I Assessment Test has been suspended for the remainder of the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 registration periods.

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