Diagnostic Medical Sonography

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DMS Currciulum

YEAR ONE

Prerequisites for DMS Program      Course Prerequisites

BIO 110

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology I 

3cr.

High school biology req or BIO 120, BIO 121

BIO 111

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory

1cr.

BIO 110 (pre-req or co-req)

PHY 107

Fundamentals of Physics

3cr.

MTH 075

ENG 101

College Composition I

3cr.

ENG 075***

MTH 107

Introduction to Statistics

3cr.

MTH 075 or equivalent skills

Total

 

13 cr.

 

 

Fall Term 1     Pre-requisites
BIO 114 Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology II  3cr. BIO 110
BIO 115 Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory 1cr. BIO 114        (pre-req or co-req)
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology 3cr. None
HIT 105 Medical Terminology 2cr. None
DMS 101 Introduction to Sonography 2cr.

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

DMS 102 Cross-sectional Anatomy 2cr. Acceptance in Program,
BIO 110, BIO 111
Corequisiste: DMS 103,
DMS 115
DMS 107 Ultrasound Abdomen 2cr. Acceptance in Program,
BIO 110, BIO 111
COREQUISITE: DMS
101, DMS 102, DMS
115
DMS 108 Ultrasound Abdomen Lab 1cr. Acceptance in program,
BIO 110, BIO 111
Corequisiste: DMS 102,
DMS 103

Total

 

16 cr.

 

 

Spring Term 2     Course Prerequisites
DMS 113 Ultrasound
OB/GYN I
2cr. DMS 102, BIO 114, BIO 115
Corequisiste: DMS 114
DMS 114 Ultrasound
OB/GYN I Lab
1cr. DMS 101, DMS 102, BIO 114, BIO
115
Corequisiste: DMS 104
DMS 110 Ultrasound
Physics I
2cr. PHY 107
DMS 130 Ultrasound
Pediatrics and
Small Parts
1cr. BIO 114, BIO 115, DMS 101, DMS
102
Corequisiste: DMS 131
DMS 131 Ultrasound
Pediatrics and
Small Parts Lab
1cr. BIO 114, BIO 115, DMS 101, DMS
102
Corequisiste: DMS 130
SOC 101 Principles of Sociology 3cr. None
ENG 102 College Composition II 3cr. ENG 101and completion of all req Dev. Reading
PHI 101 Introduction to Philosophy 3cr. None

Total

 

16 cr.

 

Total 1st Yr

 

45 cr.

 

YEAR TWO

Summer Term 3     Course Prerequisites
DMS 214

Ultrasound OB/GYN II

2cr. DMS 104, DMS 114
Corequisiste: DMS
214
DMS 215

Ultrasound OB/GYN II Lab

1cr. DMS 104, DMS 114
Corequisiste: DMS 205
DMS 211 Ultrasound Physics II 2cr. DMS 110
**DMS 220 Clinical Practicum I 3cr. DMS 103, DMS 104, DMS 114, DMS 115, DMS 130, DMS 131

Total

 

8cr.

 

 

Fall 4 Term     Course Prerequisites
DMS 218 Ultrasound Vascular 2cr. DMS 102, DMS 103
Corequisite: DMS 217
DMS 219

Ultrasound Vascular Lab

1cr. DMS 102, DMS 103
Corequisite: DMS 207
**DMS 230 Clinical Practicum II 3cr. DMS 205, DMS 214, DMS 221
Corequisites: DMS 224
DMS 224 Sonographic Interpretations I 2cr. DMS 102, DMS 103, DMS 110, DMS 120

Total

 

8 cr.

 

 

Spring Term 6     Course Prerequisites
**DMS 240 Clinical Practicum III 4cr. DMS 207, DMS 217, DMS 221, DMS 222
Corequisites: DMS 225
DMS 225 Sonographic Interpretations II 2cr. DMS 205, DMS 207, DMS 224
Corequisite: DMS 223

Total

 

6 cr.

 

Total 2nd Yr

 

22 cr.

 

Total Program Credits:  67 cr.

* 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