Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Ultrasound Diploma
Opportunities for diagnostic medical sonographers continue to increase as sonography becomes a progressively more attractive alternative to radiologic procedures. In fact, the U.S. Department of Labor predicts employment to increase much faster than the average for all occupations due to increasing demand for diagnostic imaging and therapeutic technology as the population grows and ages.* A Kaplan College education can provide you with the skills necessary to open the door to this highly sought-after career.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Ultrasound Program
Our diagnostic medical sonography/ultrasound curriculum can prepare you to become a responsible member of the health team in a hospital, imaging center, or private facility. In this program, you can gain the knowledge and skills necessary to perform ultrasound scans of the:
- Upper abdomen
- Pelvic area
- Superficial structures
- Peripheral vascular system
In addition, the program's required clinical externship offers the opportunity to gain hands-on training and professional knowledge that can further strengthen your professional skill set. Your education at Kaplan College can be the beginning of a rewarding career future.
By earning a Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Ultrasound Diploma you can seek entry-level positions including:
- ABI technician
- Diagnostic medical sonographer
- Ultrasound technologist