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Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Completion, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Mequon, WI, United States| Online
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Completion program of Concordia University Wisconsin was designed to help you finish your undergraduate degree while building on your current sonographer profession.
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Overview

Expand your vocation

Are you working as a Sonographer and want to earn your bachelor’s degree to advance your career? Concordia’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography completion program was created for individuals like you! This opportunity allows registered sonographers to transfer their previous knowledge and credits into Concordia’s completion program; so you can earn your degree faster.

You will complete the Concordia core curriculum and electives, in addition to the credits transferred, to complete your bachelor’s degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. We encourage you to select a minor that will help you fulfill the total number of credits (126) needed for graduation. You can transfer up to 84 credits and a minimum of 63 credits. This degree can be completed in a year and a half or less! From the very start, we will match you with an academic advisor to determine how many credits you are able to transfer, and get you started on your journey to growing in your career.

We understand that you are a busy working professional. That is why this program provides flexible learning options. Each course lasts 6 or 8 weeks (depending on the given format). You’ll benefit from coursework that is founded on a Christ-centered education.

What to expect

Learn to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with others in your field. Through the Diagnostic Medical Sonography - Completion program of Concordia University Wisconsin you will demonstrate the ability to think rationally and critically, to analyze and to research a problem, and to propose potential solutions. You’ll also come out with a better understanding of the ethical responsibilities of health care from a Christian perspective.

Career Growth

  • Management
  • Education
  • Equipment application

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Plan to apply 3-4 months prior to your intended start date.

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology
  • General Physics
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Medical Law & Ethics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    55

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

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

  • Graduation from the equivalent of US high school 
  • GPA equivalency of a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Proof of English language proficiency with minimum scores of 61 TOEFL, 6 IELTS or 55 PTE (students without these scores can still apply for conditional admission)
  • ACT or SAT is not required for admission, but a result will increase scholarship options

Tuition Fee

  • International

    512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 512 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 512 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Mequon

  • 1621 - 2690 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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