Musculoskeletal Sonography

Program Description:

Musculoskeletal_WEBThe Musculoskeletal Sonography curriculum provides sonographers, physicians, chiropractors, and other medical professionals the didactic and clinical experience necessary to perform entry level musculoskeletal (MSK) sonography.

Graduates may be eligible to apply to the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) for national registry in Musculoskeletal Sonography. Graduates may find employment in clinics, hospitals, physicians’ offices, mobile services, and educational institutions.

Course Work Emphasizes:

  • Effective communication
  • Patient care skills
  • Physics
  • Human Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Pathology

Individuals entering this curriculum must meet one of the following:

  • Registered or registry-eligible for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)
  • Registered by the American Registry for Radiologic Technology (ARRT) exam for sonography
  • Graduate from a CAAHEP accredited sonography program.
  • ARDMS qualified physician, physical therapist, nurse practitioner or rheumatologist.
    (See www.ardms.org for registry eligibility)

Application deadline for Spring 2018 entry is November 17, 2017. Spring 2018 Admission Booklet.

Career Opportunities:

  • Educational institutions
  • Hospitals
  • Mobile services
  • Physicians’ offices

Medical Sonography Program Contacts:

Amy Dela Cruz
Program Director, Medical Sonography

 

 

 

 

 

bradley,alice_croppedAlice Bradley
Dean, Allied Health and Nursing