Diagnostic Medical Sonography Degree Plan

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Degree Plan

​​​​​​​​2016-2017 ​​CE​NTRAL OHIO TECHNICAL COLLEGE​​​

​​Cardiovascular Major​

Pre-Admission Course Requirements for DMSCV.AAS program  
The Cardiovascular Major AAS program is a selection-based program, meaning a student must APPLY to the program and then be SELECTED into the program before being able to meet graduation req​uirements. The following COTC courses (or their equivalents) must be completed prior to being admitted into the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. All courses must be completed with a grade of C (2.00) or better
​HLT-110​​Medical Terminology​​2
MATH-140​College Algebra​3
PHYS-100​General Physics​4

Autumn Semester​

BIO-130Anatomy & Physiology I​4
DMS-101Introduction to Sonography & Patient Care1
DMS-182Cardiovascular Sonography Scan Lab I​2
ENGL-112Composition I​3
PSY-100Introduction to Psychology​3

Spring Semester​

BIO-131Anatomy & Physiology II​4
DMS-183Cardiovascular Sonography Scan Lab II​2
EMS-100Basic Life Support (CPR) for the Healthcare Provider​0.5
SPCH-205Public Speaking​3​

Summer Semester​

DMS-110Cross Sectional Anatomy​2
DMS-116Current Issues in Healthcare​1.5
DMS-166Principles of CV Clinical Sonography​3
DMS-240Vascular Sonography I​3

Autumn Semester​

DMS-200Sonographic Physics & Instrumentation I​3
DMS-230​Echocardiography I​​3
DMS-241​Vascular Sonography II​3
DMS-267CV Clinical Sonography I​4

Spring Semester​

DMS-201Sonographic Physics & Instrumentation II​3
DMS-233Echocardiography II​4
DMS-268CV Clinical Sonography II​4

​​Technical Electives - Option Choice​
​ ​Technical Elective
 There are NO Technical Elective Credit Hours Required for this Program. The following courses are available if interested in enrolling after meeting the course prerequisites. These courses may be transferrable to the Oregon Institute of Technology (Oregon Tech) B.S. in Sonography programs. 
DMS-302Abdominal Vascular Disease & Testing4
DMS-303Survey of Abdominal Sonography​3
DMS-304Survey of Echocardiography​3
DMS-305​Survey of Vascular Technology​3
​DMS-306​​Fetal, Neonatal & Pediatric Echocardiography​3

​Total Hours Required ​For Degree​​


Courses may have prerequisites. Please check course description to view all course prerequisites and requirements.

All courses require a grade of C (2.00) or better in order to progress and graduate from this program

​The College Reserves the Right to Change Curricula Without Notice​

Published date – January 2016 

Office of Academic Affairs​​