Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certificate


The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certificate will provide occupational training in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The purpose of this instruction is to qualify the student for examination by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and to prepare the student for gainful employment in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. To earn a certificate, students must complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 66 units.

SEMESTER I (14 units):
DMS 170 CSonography Physics3.5
DMS 172 CSonography Externship4
DMS 175 CAbdomen Sonography4
HS 165 CEthical and Legal Issues 11.5
RADT 262 CCross-Sectional Imaging 11
SEMESTER 2 (15 units):
DMS 176 CPathology and Small Parts3
DMS 186 C Obstetric and Gynecology Sonography4
DMS 207 CClinical Education I8
DMS 188 CDoppler Techniques1.5
DMS 217 CClinical Education II7
SEMESTER 3 (15 units):
DMS 195 C Carotid and Arterial Sonography4
DMS 227 CClinical Training III11
SEMESTER 4 (13.5 units):
DMS 210 CReview Seminar2.5
DMS 237 CClinical Education IV11
Total Units66