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2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Sonography (A.A.S.)


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Program Advisor: Contact Megan Chambers, 356-3613, (m0564552@actx.edu) or Javier Herrera, 354-6007 (jfherrera@actx.edu)

Associate in Applied Science
Major Code - SONO.AAS
actx.edu/sonography

This program provides the basic skills required of a beginning staff medical sonographer. Upon satisfactory completion of the curriculum, the graduate will be eligible to write the national certification examinations administered by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) and/or the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, ARRT(S).

To continue in the program, a student may repeat a DMSO course only one time and may repeat no more than two DMSO courses while enrolled in the program. The term “repeat” shall be interpreted to mean re-enrollment following withdrawal, drop or unsatisfactory grade. A student will have 36 months to complete all major course requirements.

A grade of C or higher is required for satisfactory completion of each course in the curriculum.

A student seeking entry into Sonography must file a specific program application form and complete all additional admission procedures as required. Information is available on the Sonography website.

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements (15 Semester Hours)


Communication - 3 Hours


Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours


Life & Physical Sciences/Mathematics - 3 Hours


Language, Philosophy & Culture/Creative Arts - 3 Hours


Institutional Requirement - 3 Hours


Total (65 Semester Hours)


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