CERTIFICATE IN DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY
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 – General Abdomen-Extended/OB-GYN), Cardiac, and Vascular. The program is a full-time (day), non-degree program that takes 13.5 months to complete. Our goal is to prepare the student to be a competent entry-level sonographer in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains for their assigned concentration, of the following concentration(s) we offer: Abdominal sonography – Extended and Obstetrics and Gynecology sonography (our “General” track), Adult Cardiac sonography, or Vascular sonography. 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.
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 The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), at 9355 – 113th St. N, #7709, Seminole, FL 33775, Phone 727-210-2350. The median salary for sonographers is $65,860.
We are well above average for ARDMS credentialing! Our class of 2021 boasts a 93% student retention rate, a 98% job placement rate and an 95% credentialing success rate.
ABOUT UMBC DMSP
UMBC DMSP, one of the area’s most highly regarded ultrasound instruction programs, is dedicated to training competent, qualified sonographers. As a CAAHEP-accredited school, our graduates are eligible to sit for the national registry exams. Our mission is to prepare our students for these exams and for their future careers, and to teach them excellence in classroom education, scanning skills, patient care and professionalism.
About UMBC Training Centers
UMBC Training Centers is the premier provider of technical, engineering and professional skills training in the Mid-Atlantic region for individuals, businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies. Their exclusive Rapid Applied Learning (RAL™) unites highly interactive, participatory learning and exceptional content with UMBC’s instructional excellence. Founded in 2000, UMBC Training Centers is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland.