The purpose of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is to prepare qualified individuals who, by virtue of training in both theory and practice, are proficient in the areas of abdominal, obstetric/gynecological, and vascular ultrasonography. To fulfill this mission the program strives to provide excellence in teaching and learning, promoting student success, and supporting economic development. This goal coincides with the college’s goals as well as Kentucky Community and Technical College System’s goals. Check out our flyer.
The application deadline for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is March 1 of each year.
Program begins in the fall semester and is four semesters in length including the summer semester.
Graduates are eligible to sit for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in abdomen, obstetrics/gynecology, and vascular specialties.
There are selective admissions requirements for this program. You may also consult WKCTC general admission requirements.
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The general and vascular concentrations of the West Kentucky Community and Technical College's Diagnostic Medical Sonography program are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, 727-210-2350), through the Joint Review Commission on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS).