Become a sonographer
UMBC Training Centers offers a highly regarded, comprehensive sonography instruction program. learn more about our program
UMBC Training Centers offers one of the area’s most highly regarded, accredited programs in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Our program offers three separate concentrations of study – Cardiac, Vascular, and General. The program is a full-time (day), non-degree program that takes 13.5 months to complete. Upon successful completion of the program students receive a Certificate and will be eligible to sit for their National Registry Exams in Sonography. For information about upcoming Sonography information sessions, click here.
CERTIFICATE IN DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY
Sonographers are highly-skilled medical professionals who work directly with patients to perform non-invasive imaging tests and procedures, providing physicians with diagnostic information about various systems of the body. Whether detecting a blood clot, evidence of cancer, signs of a cardiovascular disease, or monitoring an infant in the womb, Sonographers are key members of a medical team. UMBC Training Centers offers one of the area’s most highly regarded, accredited programs in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The program is a full-time (day), accelerated, non-degree program that takes 13.5 months to complete. The program is accredited by CAAHEP, and the median salary for sonographers is $65,860.
About Us Our mission is to prepare our students for their future careers, and to teach them excellence in classroom education, scanning skills, patient care and professionalism.
Program Outcomes Our Class of 2019 boasts a 96% retention rate, a 93% employment rate and a credential rate of 84%. We are well above average for ARDMS credentialing!
Sonography Jobs The UMBC Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is one of the first places regional employers contact when seeking to hire qualified candidates.
Staff and Faculty Meet our outstanding Staff and Faculty and understand why our program is so effective.