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Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences – Sonography, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Norman, OK, United States
The profession of sonography uses equipment that generates high frequency sound waves to produce images of the human body. Using imaging procedures and person initiative, the sonographer gathers data for the interpretation and evaluation by the physician. The bachelor of  the Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences – Sonography is offered at the University of Oklahoma.
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Overview

About the Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences – Sonography is offered at the University of Oklahoma

This profession includes abdominal sonography, neurosonography, echocardiography, obstetrical and pelvic sonography and vascular technology.  In each of these areas, the sonographer must be knowledgeable of expected pathology, application instrumentation, and exam results.

The OUHSC sonography program is accredited in general, cardiac, and vascular sonography and requires each student to obtain competencies in all these specialty areas.  Clinical facility resources do not permit assignment of all students to all subspecialty areas for advanced competencies. 

Assignment for advanced competencies will be made on the basis of available facilities and each student’s performance in basic coursework.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Embryology
  • Medical Ethics & Law
  • Pathology
  • Patient Care and Management
  • Radiologic Physics & Radiation Protection
  • Introduction to Clinical Sonography
  • Correlative Imaging
  • Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation
  • Cardiovascular Sonography
  • Advanced Clinical Sonography

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    600

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • have successfully completed, or be in the process of completing a minimum of sixty-four (64) semester hours of coursework from an accredited college or university prior to admittance to the program;
  • have successfully completed all ‘Foundation Courses’ with grades of C or better prior to the application deadline as noted on the prerequisite table with +;
  • complete all prerequisites with a grade of C or better prior to the beginning of the program;
  • be in good standing with the college or university last or currently attending;

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27727 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27727 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12346 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Norman

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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