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Career Area: Health Science
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-526-5
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
Diagnostic Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Vascular Technology Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Vascular Sonographer

Average Median Wage


Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Vascular Technology Programs

The profession of diagnostic medical sonography includes general sonography, cardiac sonography, vascular technology and various subspecialties. The profession requires critical thinking and good judgment to provide appropriate health care services. Sonographers/vascular technologists are highly skilled professionals qualified by education to provide patient services using diagnostic techniques under the supervision of a physician. Although most sonographers work in hospital-based medical imaging departments performing abdominal, pelvic and vascular examinations or cardiology departments performing cardiac and vascular examinations, sonographers are also employed in dedicated vascular departments or obstetric departments, where specialized ultrasound examinations are performed and many sonographers work outpatient clinics and mobile imaging services.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Vascular Technology Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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