Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Job Description

Diagnostic medical sonographers use ultrasound equipment to direct sound waves into the body to produce an image or video used for detecting abnormalities in patients.

Academic Requirements

The associate’s degree program in diagnostic medical sonography qualifies graduates for entry-level diagnostic sonographer positions. Unlike bachelor’s degree programs that offer various areas of concentration, a 2-year associate’s degree program primarily focuses on general sonography.

Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
$60-100
Thousand
Average
Salary
High
Patient
Interaction
21.41%
Job
Growth
 
Low
Blood
Interaction
Associate's Degree or Certificate
Education
Required

Schools

Vatterott College – Springfield Branch

3850 South Campbell
Springfield, 65807

Jefferson College

1000 Viking Drive
Hillsboro, 63050-1000
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