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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.

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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… Get Started Now

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Pancreatic Cancer Awareness

Patrick Swayze, Michael Landon, Dizzy Gillespie, Etta Moten Barnett…these are some of the celebrities who have died from pancreatic cancer. According to the American Cancer Society’s “Cancer Facts & Figures 2014” report, it is estimated that throughout 2014, there will be 46,420 new cases of pancreatic cancer among Americans, and 39,590 Americans will die from… Read More

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Researching Ultrasound Technician Schools – Ask Questions

One of our favorite roles here at UltrasoundSchoolsInfo.com is helping you find an ultrasound technician training program that matches your professional goals and lifestyle. Our school directory connects you with colleges and universities in your area that offer sonography as well as other medical imaging and allied health programs offered on campus or online. You’ll notice… Read More

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Pediatric Ultrasound

When it comes to pediatric healthcare, a common expression is “Children are not just small adults.” That expression applies specifically to ultrasound too. For example, Michael Riccabona, M.D., in his May 2004 Diagnostic Imaging Europe article, states, in the case of abdominal ultrasound: “Ultrasound examination of the pediatric abdomen differs from that of the adult… Read More

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