Tyler Junior College

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2015-2016 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 63
Prerequisites

BIOL 2404 Anatomy & Physiology
PHYS 1405 Elementary Physics
MATH 1314 College Algebra
ENGL 1301 Composition I
Note: All prerequisites must be completed by the end of the spring semester prior to admittance into the DMS program.

Semester I

DMSO 1441 Abdominopelvic Sonography
DMSO 1302 Basic Ultrasound Physics
DMSO 1210 Introduction to Sonography
DMSO 1266 Practicum I-Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound
HUMA 1301 Introduction to Humanities I OR 
  PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics

Semester II

DMSO 1342 Intermediate Ultrasound Physics
DMSO 2405 Sonography of Obstetrics/Gynecology
DMSO 1267 Practicum II-Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound
DMSO 2342 Sonography of High Risk Obstetrics

Semester III

DMSO 2441 Sonography of Abdominopelvic Pathology
DMSO 2343 Advanced Ultrasound Physics
DMSO 2266 Practicum III-Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound

Semester IV

DMSO 2345 Advanced Sonography Practices
DMSO 2353 Sonography of Superficial Structures 
DMSO 2230 Advanced Ultrasound and Review
DMSO 2367 Practicum IV-Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
PSYC 2301 General Physchology OR 
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development  

Courses titled in bold type represent general education courses.

Graduates are eligible to apply for admission to sit for the registry examinations in Abdomen, Obstetrics and Physics as administered by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS).

Special admissions and retention rules apply. Department-specific courses must be taken in sequence and may have a prerequisite course. Courses must be completed with a ā€œCā€ or better for completion of degree. Contact the department chair for details.


Diagnostic Medical Sonography Contact Information

Pamela Brower, BHSc, RVT, RVS
Department Chair
Office: RNHS 204

Email: pbro@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2668

Advising contact: 903-510-2662