Diagnostic Medical Sonography

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DMS Currciulum

Mandatory Prerequisites for DMS Program      Course Prerequisites

*BIO 110

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology I 

3

High school biology required or BIO 120, BIO 121

*BIO 111

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory

1

BIO 110 (pre-req or co-req)

*PHY 107

Fundamentals of Physics

3

MTH 075

* &***ENG 101

College Composition I

3

ENG 080 or equivalent skills

*MTH 107

Introduction to Statistics

3

MTH 075 or equivalent skills

*BIO 114 Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology II  3 BIO 110
*BIO 115 Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory 1 BIO 114 (pre-req or co-req)
*PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology 3  
       
*SOC 101 Principles of Sociology 3  
*&***ENG 102 College Composition II 3 ENG 101 and completion of all required developmental reading

Total

 

26

 

* DMS Program Pre-requisite Courses are a part of the admission requirements. All pre-requisite courses must be completed before the applicant is considered for acceptance.
**Students will develop ultrasonic skills in a healthcare diagnostic environment which may include private office, outpatient and/or hospital setting.
***Or assessment and completion of all required Developmental Reading or concurrent enrollment in REA 095.

YEAR ONE

Fall Term 1     Pre-requisites
DMS 101 Introduction to Sonography 2

Acceptance into program,
ENG 101, BIO 110, BIO
111

DMS 102 Cross-sectional Anatomy 2 Acceptance in Program,
BIO 110, BIO 111
Corequisite: DMS 101, DMS 107
DMS 107 Ultrasound Abdomen 3 Acceptance in Program,
BIO 110, BIO 111
COREQUISITE: DMS
101, DMS 102, DMS
108
DMS 108 Ultrasound Abdomen Lab 1 Acceptance in program,
BIO 110, BIO 111
Corequisiste: DMS 102,
DMS 107

Total

 

8

 

 

Spring Term 2     Course Prerequisites
DMS 110 Ultrasound Physics I 2 PHY 107
DMS 113 Ultrasound OB/GYN I 2 DMS 101, DMS 102, BIO 114, BIO 115
Corequisiste: DMS 114
DMS 114 Ultrasound OB/GYN I Lab 1 DMS 101, DMS 102, BIO 114, BIO 115
Corequisiste: DMS 113
DMS 130 Ultrasound Pediatrics and Small Parts 2 BIO 114, BIO 115, DMS 101, DMS 102
Corequisiste: DMS 131
DMS 131 Ultrasound Pediatrics and Small Parts Lab 1 BIO 114, BIO 115, DMS 101, DMS 102
Corequisiste: DMS 130

Total

 

8

 

Total First Year

 

16

 

YEAR TWO

Summer Term 3     Course Prerequisites
DMS 214

Ultrasound OB/GYN II

3 DMS 113, DMS 114
Corequisiste: DMS 215
DMS 215

Ultrasound OB/GYN II Lab

1 DMS 113, DMS 114
Corequisiste: DMS 214
DMS 211 Ultrasound Physics II 2 DMS 110
**DMS 220 Clinical Practicum I 3 DMS 107, DMS 108, DMS 110, DMS 113, DMS 114, DMS 130, DMS 131, DMS 211, DMS 214, DMS 215

Total

 

9

 

 

Fall 4 Term     Course Prerequisites
DMS 218 Ultrasound Vascular 2 DMS 102, DMS 107
Corequisite: DMS 219
DMS 219

Ultrasound Vascular Lab

1 DMS 102, DMS 107
Corequisite: DMS 218
**DMS 230 Clinical Practicum II 4 DMS 220
Corequisites: DMS 218, DMS 219

Total

 

7

 

 

Spring Term 6     Course Prerequisites
**DMS 240 Clinical Practicum III 4 DMS 230
Corequisite: DMS 224
DMS 224 Sonographic Interpretations I 2 DMS 102, DMS 107, DMS 108, DMS 110
Corequisite: DMS 240

Total

 

6

 

Total Second Year

 

22

 

Total Program Credits

 

64