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Diagnostic Medical Sonography

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

48 months
Duration
16800 USD/year
16800 USD/year
4400 USD/year
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About

Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at the The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is a non-invasive imaging modality that uses high frequency sound waves to produce a dynamic visual image of the internal organs or tissues in the body including abdominal organs, a developing fetus, male or female reproductive organs, and blood flow.

Overview

Career

Graduates of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at the The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center will have a number of career options as technologists, supervisors, administrators, trainers, researchers, and sales representatives. Areas of employment include hospitals, clinics, private physicians’ offices, and industry. 

Graduates may also choose to work as freelance sonographers for mobile services. Evaluation of the job market and a survey of employers indicate a strong demand for well-trained sonographers.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • General Ultrasound 
  • Intro to Vascular Sonography 
  • Sonographic Physics
  • Abdominal Ultrasound 
  • Sonography Lab 
  • Fundamentals of Writing and Critical Thinking 
  • Issues in Health Care Ethics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Required courses must be acceptable toward a major in the respective field of study. Survey courses will not fulfill these requirements.
  • Candidates who completed the prerequisite courses seven or more years before admission may be required to update their academic skills. For specific information, contact the program director.
  • A minimum overall grade point average and science (GPA) of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale is required.  Meeting the minimum criteria does not guarantee acceptance.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8400 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    4400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2200 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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