Diagnostic Medical Sonography Curriculum Delray Beach

Cambridge Institute Diagnostic Medical Sonography

PROGRAM OUTLINE
At Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology Associate of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, we are proud to continue to lay the foundation for preparing students for a rewarding career in Ultrasound. At our Delray Beach (Palm Beach County) campus, Florida, our students learn with the same technology used in hospitals, clinical sites and medical facilities. You’ll receive personalized instruction from our faculty to help prepare you for the future, no matter what specialty you decide on.

Becoming a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer is a way to get a solid foundation. As a skilled medical professional, you will use your education and training to create images of internal body structures to aid the physician to make a medical diagnosis. Get the degree you need to become a confident, skilled healthcare professional that will give you valuable real-world clinical experience as you continue your education toward an Associate Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

Mission & Goals

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Mission Statement & Goals

The mission of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is:

  • To prepare competent entry-level general sonographers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.
  • To prepare competent entry-level adult cardiac sonographers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.

Program goals are:

  • To develop students to communicate effectively.
  • To develop students to act professionally and ethically.
  • To develop students to be clinically competent as entry level sonographers.
  • To develop students to be knowledgeable in ultrasound physics and instrumentation.
  • To develop students to be knowledgeable in General and Echocardiographic sonography.
Course Code Course Description
BCS-1085* Anatomy & Physiology I
BCS-1085L Anatomy & Physiology I Lab
BCS-1086* Anatomy & Physiology II
BCS-1086L Anatomy & Physiology II Lab
ENC 1101* English Composition
HSC 1000* Introduction to Health Sciences
MAC 1105* College Algebra
MEA 1239* Medical Terminology
PSY 1012* Introduction to Psychology
SPC 1016* Fundamentals of Speech
PHY-2053 General Physics
DMSA-1002 Principles of Sonographic Physics and Instrumentation
DMSA-1003 Sonographic Anatomy
DMSA-2001 Principles of Abdominal Sonography I
DMSA-2002 Principles of Abdominal Sonography II
DMSA-2003 Principles of OBGYN Sonography I
DMSA-2004 Principles of OBGYN Sonography II
DMSA-2005 Introduction to Vascular Sonography
DMSA-2006 Echocardiographic Pathology I
DMSA-2007 Echocardiographic Pathology II
DMSA-2008 Pharmacology
DMSA-2009 Introduction to Echocardiographic Anatomy
DMSA-2010 Clinical Externship I
DMSA-2011 Clinical Externship II
DMSA-2012 Clinical Externship III
DMSA-2013 Clinical Externship IV
DMSA-2014 Seminar

*Indicates courses taught via Distance Education

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