The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program prepares individuals meeting certain qualifications to work with medical practitioners in the management, control and care of patients referred for ultrasound studies. The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158, Clearwater, FL, 33763, Phone
727-210-2350, upon recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Clinical education is performed in local clinics/hospitals and is offered concurrently with the didactic courses. On completion of the 24-month program, students will be eligible to apply to sit for the exams of the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.
Applicants should access admission information online at
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. Applicants may call the Program Manager at
for all specific program admissions related questions.
All didactic courses are taught in Building 41, Broward College, North Campus, 1000 Coconut Creek Boulevard, Coconut Creek Florida. Clinical affiliation sites are located throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties .
In order to qualify for admissions to the Associate in Science (AS) degree program. applicants must meet the following requirements:
All applicants must fulfill the general requirements for admission to Health Science Programs
Applicants who are first-time BC students must complete an application to the College, in addition to completion of a Health Science Limited Access Application. To apply for Admission to the College, go to the College home page and click on “Future Student” then go to “Admissions”. The Health Science Limited Access application is available to download on the program’s website.
If an applicant completed a two year health science degree program, then they must submit an official and original document that indicates completion of a minimum of a two year course of study in a health science field that is patient-care related, and which leads to Registry, Certification or Licensure or for completion of an AS, AA, BA or BS degree.
- For all applicants, a minimum of a 2.5 grade point average (GPA) is required. The GPA used will be attained from documentation submitted from a prior two year health science education, bachelor’s degree or higher education. The GPA should appear on submitted documentation.
Admission of an applicant is based the point system. (Note: point preference is given to Radiologic Technologists)