Program Facts

Develop skills for producing ultrasound images to help doctors diagnose conditions, guide surgical teams, and more.

Gain hands-on experience in our labs and on clinical rotations.ᶛᶛ

Complete your degree in as few as 21 months of study.*

Available at our Aurora campus location.

Program Overview

Ultrasound imagery (also known as “sonography”) first became part of medical treatment in the 1940s. Today, sonographers play an important role in assessing the health of pregnancies, detecting tumors, and create images of other soft tissues, including the major organs and arteries. Concorde Career College in Aurora offers an Associate of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography that can prepare you for exciting career opportunities in this important field. In as few as 21 months*, you can gain the foundation of medical knowledge and practical sonography skills you need to get on the path to a career that makes a difference.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Degree Curriculum

This program covers human anatomy and physiology, techniques for performing ultrasound imaging of various body structures, and general education topics.

  • Abdominal Sonography
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • General Vascular Sonography
  • Sonography
  • Physics and Instrumentation
  • Registry Review
  • Sonographic Cross-Sectional Anatomy

*Program length may be subject to change dependent on transfer credits and course load. Please refer to current course catalog for more information. Concorde does not guarantee admittance, graduation, subsequent employment or salary amount.

ᶛᶛClinical hour requirements and delivery may vary by campus location and may be subject to change. Concorde does not guarantee clinical site assignments based upon student preference or geographic convenience; nor do clinical experiences guarantee graduation, post-clinical employment or salary outcomes.