Mulispecialty Sonography Overview

Program Information

  • This Associate of Science degree in sonography is a two year program.
  • Students are able to sit for abdomen and obstetrics/gynecology examinations by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS).
  • In addition to student-focused instruction and laboratory learning experiences, students gain hands-on experience through supervised clinical training at hospitals and clinics throughout the greater Omaha area.

Sonographer Salary & Job Outlook

The Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates the U. S. median salary in 2010 for diagnostic medical sonographers was $64,380 per year, with a forecast of faster than average job growth until 2020 of 44 percent.

Professional Organizations

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Program Accreditation

CAAHEP AccreditationThe Cardiovascular Sonography program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs  upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756. 727-210-2350. www.caahep.org