Which Sonography Program is the most rigorous?
ACC Sonography Programs are competency-based programs of study, therefore students must be successful in all courses each and every semester to progress to the next level (semester) in the Program.
Which of the following words can be used to describe the work of a sonographer?
Communication skills required of sonographers include
Performing a sonographic exam is an active process in which the sonographer is constantly assessing the patient by adjusting and directing the ultrasound beam to obtain diagnostic quality visualization of the internal organs and structures.
Graduates of the ACC Sonography Programs are qualified to apply to take the credentialing exams under ARDMS prerequisite #2. This means that graduates can apply for the exams
The Sonography Programs Admission Process uses only subjective criteria for class selection. The Applicant Ranking Worksheet clearly states the points awarded for each criteria.
Which of the following is true concerning Sonography?
One difference between sonography and other medical imaging modalities is that sonography requires
The ACC Sonography courses are taught at
What are the instructions for taking the Ultrasound Student Assessment (USA) as part of the application process?
The ACC Sonography Programs hold programmatic accreditation from the
Personal factors that an applicant should consider prior to applying to a Sonography Program include
The number of students that can be placed in clinical sites during the Sonography Program is determined by programmatic (CAAHEP) accreditation and
The deadline for submitting an application for admission to a Sonography Program is
Which of the two AAS Sonography Programs requires the students to learn to perform velocity, pressure, and chamber area calculations as part of the sonographic exam?
The Criminal Background Check is completed by the Sonography applicant
The CNA training is required so that applicants learn
ACC Sonography students may be assigned to any clinical facility utilized by the Sonography Programs.
How many times can a potential applicant retake one or more of the prerequisite college courses for a higher grade?
An applicant must possess strong math and science skills
The applicant must state that he/she is able to meet the Sonography Technical Standards and Essential Functions
Critical skills that sonographers use include (check all that apply):
Students are required to submit proof of required immunizations when submitting an application for admission to a Sonography Program. These immunizations include:
GPA = 60% of the ranking score
TEAS = 40% of the ranking score
A sample ranking worksheet can be found here.