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Ultrasound Technician Schools

If you are interested in a career in ultrasound, you may be faced with a lot of questions you’re unsure how to answer. “Which career path is right for me?” “How do I get started?” “How much money will I make?” Our guide to ultrasound technician schools and degrees can help you through the process of achieving your goal. We’ll help you learn about what it means to be an ultrasound technician, the various jobs in ultrasonography and related careers, understand the differences between degree levels, and decide which ultrasound technician school to attend. Learn more about your options and get started on your career path today.

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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers take images of the inside of the body using high frequency sound waves. In a profession that the Bureau of Labor Statistics says is expected to grow by 46%, it’s a great time to become a sonographer.

Choose Your Degree

Whether you choose to pursue an associates, bachelors or masters degree in ultrasound, you’ll find the information you’re looking for by visiting our ultrasound degree center. Here’s where you’ll learn about the prerequisites, campus locations, degrees and certificates offered.

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For those new to medical imaging, it can be helpful to look through the types of ultrasound courses you might take. Whether you’re looking to start a career or further your education as a sonographer, you’ll need a solid education and hands-on ultrasound training to further your chances of employment.

There are many ultrasound career choices available within medical imaging, and programs available to get you the education and training you need. Explore the options in our career center to find the specialization that’s right for you.

Getting Started in Medical Imaging

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The idea of starting a new career can be intimidating. Whether you’re still in high school or want to change careers as an adult, we can help with a step-by-step guide that will take you through the process of achieving your long-term goals. Sonographers are ranked #6 among the 30 occupations projected to see the Read More

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What the Heck is an Aunt Minnie?

Do you have an Aunt Minnie? If you are a medical imaging professional or even a student of one of the disciplines you may have several or a whole bunch of Aunt Minnies. Grammar buffs may be thinking, “Don’t you mean who is Aunt Minnie?” But we’re not talking about your mom or dad’s sister. [...]

Jessica Carlino, RDMS, RVT

Interview with Sonographer & Vascular Technician, Jessica Carlino

Jessica Carlino, RDMS, RVT, is a diagnostic medical sonographer and registered vascular technician in Lancaster Pennsylvania. She graduated from the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences (PA College) in 2011 and is currently pursuing her Health Sciences Bachelor Degree. She anticipates completing this BSHS degree at PA College in May, 2015.  [...]

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Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) Annual Conference | 2014

This September, the Bluegrass State will be hosting the 2014 Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) Annual Conference, which will be held at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville from September 25th to 28th. “The SDMS Annual Conference is designed for sonographers, students, and physicians who use sonography in their practice,” states the conference’s [...]

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