B.Sc. On Campus

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Morehead State University

48 months
23014 USD/year
13726 USD/year
9082 USD/year
Tuition fee
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If you're interested in a career that combines helping others with using the latest medical technology, consider Morehead State University's Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS). Our program offers you not only the knowledge, but the hands-on experience to pursue a career in medical imaging.


Sonography is the use of sound waves to generate an image for the assessment and diagnosis of various medical conditions. Sonography is commonly associated with obstetrics and the use of ultrasound imaging during pregnancy, but this technology has many other applications in the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions throughout the body. 

Along with lecture courses, the program provides hands-on opportunities in its state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and during clinical assignments at health care agencies associated with the program. 


  • Graduates may be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers' (ARDMS) national certifying examinations in the areas of sonographic physics and instrumentation, abdomen and obstetrics/gynecology. 
  • The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Morehead State University prepares graduates who seek employment in hospitals, imaging centers and physicians' offices as diagnostic medical sonographers.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Patient Care
  • Radiographic Anatomy, Positioning and Imaging Production 
  • Radiographic Equipment and Imaging 
  • Radiography Clinical Internship 
  • Radiographic Anatomy, Positioning and Image Production 
  • Radiography Clinical Internship 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit a copy of your OFFICIAL high school transcripts (must be signed and sealed from your school) to the Office of Enrollment Services. GED recipients, submit your GED scores and certificate to the Office of Enrollment Services.
  • Test scores (ACT/SAT) are not required for Admission to Morehead State University. However, they are required for scholarship eligibility, and may be needed for placement purposes or admission to certain programs at MSU.
  • High school transcript showing proof of graduation.
  • If a student has completed any previous academic coursework at the college/university level, then a WES evaluation is required.
  • Original, official proof of English proficiency
  • Original, official financial documents
  • Official ACT or SAT score (optional)
  • Picture page of passport and/or visa and/or I-20.
  • Complete a Transfer Form (needed for students who have previously studied in the U.S.).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11507 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    13726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6863 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9082 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4541 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Morehead

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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