Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography Completion Program – Online

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Complete Your Diagnostic Medical Sonography Degree, On Your Time

The Marian University Online Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography completion program was created for working medical sonographers who want to earn their degree in a convenient and flexible format. Students complement their diagnostic imaging clinical background and build on their experience with a bachelor’s degree. Graduate faster as Marian grants 60 credit hours with a certification from the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) or Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI). Featuring coursework designed to be interactive with faculty and peers within each class, graduates will experience advantages in this highly competitive field, having spent time practicing and studying multiple specialties.

Our Diagnostic Medical Sonography BS Completion Program offers:

  • 100% online classes that are just seven weeks long
  • Six entry points each year
  • Only one course required per term, to offer you the maximum work-life balance
  • Courses covering a solid foundation in liberal arts
  • A variety of minor options to tailor the degree to your career
  • Learning based on real-world applications to help students make an immediate impact

Learn to stand out in a highly competitive field.

Are You Qualified for the Sonography Bachelor Completion Program?

  • I am already an ultrasound tech / sonographer

  • I have completed all my clinical training through an associate degree or technical program

  • I am credentialed through either ARDMS or CCI

  • I am close to becoming credentialed and want to explore Marian’s bachelor’s program

If you do not meet the criteria for our completion program, Marian offers you options! Through our on-campus BS in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program, become a ultrasound tech in 4 years. If you would like to study online, we suggest either the BS in Health Care Administration or the BS in Interdisciplinary Studies. With Marian’s generous transfer credit policy, you may be closer to your bachelor’s degree than you may think.

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Why Choose Marian’s MPath 7-Week Accelerated Learning Platform?

The online BS in Diagnostic Medical Sonography completion is one of the Marian University MPath undergraduate programs offered in a 7-Week Accelerated format. With 100% online classes and 6 possible starts per year, the 7-Week Accelerated program provides a high-quality online degree with the flexibility that today’s adult learners are seeking. The flexible coursework design and ability to focus on fewer topics at once is custom made for working sonographers who are ready to take their education and career to the next level.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Completion Program Curriculum

The Marian University Diagnostic Medical Sonography BS Completion Program complements the healthcare knowledge students already have with a broad range of liberal arts courses, including classes in psychology, history, philosophy, and more.

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General Education Courses

As a bachelor’s level student, you are required to take about 30 credits of general education courses as part of the 120 credits required for a bachelor’s degree.  Gen eds are required regardless of your major.

All students take 10.5 to 17 credits in these areas:

  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Argumentative and Research Writing
  • Introduction to Christian Theology
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Introduction to Ethical Reasoning

Core Courses

Sonography completion majors will take courses covering topics such as:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Bioethics
  • Physics
  • Anatomy and Physiology

The Marian University Diagnostic Medical Sonography BS Completion Program is designed for students who have successfully completed a DMS program through an accredited school or hospital and earned certification through ARDMS or CCI.

The Marian University Diagnostic Medical Sonography BS Completion Program provides students with a foundation in the liberal arts, building on their experiences to develop strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Students will also choose a minor from the following options: Business Administration, History, Management, Healthcare Administration, and Psychology.

To be accepted into the Marian University Diagnostic Medical Sonography BS Completion Program, you must:

  • Possess an ARDMS or CCI credential (with education from an accredited school or hospital program)
  • Have a 2.0 GPA or higher
  • Complete the application process by clicking here
  • Submit official transcript(s)