The U.S. Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that employment of diagnostic medical sonographers is expected to increase by almost 20 percent through 2018, which is faster than the average for many health care related occupations. In addition, the aging population will only increase the demand for diagnostic medical sonographers.

Graduates of our program will find work in:

  • Hospitals
  • Outpatient clinics
  • Public health facilities
  • Private practice physicians’ offices

Scope of Practice for the Diagnostic Ultrasound Professional

The Scope of Practice for Diagnostic Ultrasound Professionals as set forth by the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and to specify their roles as members of the health care team, acting in the best interest of the patient. This scope of practice is a “living” document that will evolve as the technology expands.

Please visit the website for the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and read the Scope of Practice along with the definition of the profession at: