Students may progress in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program when they complete the following:
Earn a minimum grade of “C+” (2.30) in each sonography course.
Earn a minimum grade of “C” (2.00) in each of the following cognate courses: Anatomy & Physiology I & II, Sectional Anatomy, Medical Terminology, Concepts of Pathophysiology, and General Physics I or Survey of Physics.
Successfully repeat courses in which the minimum grade is not achieved. No more than two courses may be repeated, and only one of these may be a sonography course.
Present annual verification of tuberculosis screening. If a test is positive, refer to the Communicable Disease Policy in the Student Handbook for additional information. Also, present immunizations, including hepatitis B, and health insurance. Verify current certification in professional cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) from the American Heart Association, including infant, child, and adult CPR.
Students who do not complete a trimester or progress with their class cannot be assured of placement in the following class. Readmission is subject to available space. Students will be readmitted under current program policies.