New Admission Requirements Highlights
Effective for completed applications received after August 25, 2014. A complete listing of the admission requirements can be in the Frequently Asked Questions and the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program packet.
Added DMS 1320, Introduction to Sonographic Scanning course available Spring2014
Defined the Admission GPA calculation
Minimum 3.0 GPA for DMS 1303, DMS 1320 and DMS 1071 (total 5 credits)
Minimum 3.0 GPA for BIO 2331 and BIO 2341 (total 8 credits)
GPA calculated using only the Tri-C specific admission course credit hours listed above.
- Extended the observation (shadowing) from 4-8 hours to 8-16 hours and requires observing in-patient exams
- No longer will accept BIO 1221
Due to Program expansion, completed applications are being accepted for all of the specialties (General, Cardaic and Vascular Technology) classes that begin Fall 2014. Applicants who completed all of the admission requirements by the end of the Fall 2013 semester should have received their acceptance letter by March 7, 2014.
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program conducts the following sessions to provide more information about the Program. The next session being held is:
DMS Information Session- Interested in learning about the DMS Program?
What you should know before starting the DMS Program - Want to hear
current students tell how they adjusted to the demands of the Program?
Applicants that completed their admission requirements and submit their application by the end of Fall 2013 should have already received a letter from the Program Manager.
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