Diagnostic Medical Sonography Programs – Which is Best for Me?

diagnostic medical sonography student looks at imaging on ultrasound machine

If you are thinking of joining a Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program but are not sure which one is best for you, there are a few things to consider. The first thing to think about is your time frame. How long are you willing to stay in school? Another consideration is what type of degree are you interested in obtaining? The programs offered at Eastwick College all vary in these considerations and listed below are the program descriptions in these categories.

Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography Program

The Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography program offered at the Ramsey, New Jersey campus allows you to obtain your bachelor’s degree in 36 months with full-time day classes or 45 months with part-time evening classes. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the annual mean wage for a cardiovascular technologist in the tri-state area is $68,570 and the employment growth rate is 17 percent.

OB/GYN – Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program

The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program offered at the Ramsey, New Jersey campus allows you to obtain your bachelor’s degree in 39 months with full-time day classes or 51 months with part-time evening classes. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the annual mean wage for diagnostic medical sonographers is $76,530.

Ultrasound Technology Program

The Ultrasound Technology program offered at both the Nutley and Ramsey campuses allows you to obtain your associate degree in 24 months with full-time day classes or 30 months with part-time evening classes. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment growth rate for diagnostic medical sonographers is 17%, over double the average growth rate for all occupations.

The programs offered at Eastwick College allow you to take classes at a time that’s convenient for you. Although we cannot guarantee employment upon graduation, these programs will give you the tools you need to be prepared for your future career.