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Medical Sonography Curriculum

Medical Sonography A.A.S. Degree A45440         74 Credit Hours

After being accepted to CFCC, Pre-Sonography Students should take the following courses to earn points towards admission to the Medical Sonography Program.  A grade of “C” or higher is required in each course.

 

General Education Requirements

 

Course Number

Course Name

Class Hours

Lab Hours

Semester Credit

Communications
  ENG 111 Expository Writing

3

0

3

And 1 of the following courses

  COM 120 Interpersonal Communications

3

0

3

  COM 110 Intro to Communications

3

0

3

  COM 231 Public Speaking

3

0

3

Social/Behavioral Science
  PSY 150 General Psychology

3

0

3

Natural Sciences/Mathematics
  BIO 163 Basic Anatomy and Physiology

4

2

5

   >> A combination of BIO 168 and BIO 169 is also accepted<<
  MAT 115 (or higher) Mathematical Models

2

2

3

  PHY 110/110A Conceptual Physics

3

2

4

  (or any college physics course that includes a lab) 
Humanities/Fine Art Elective

3

0

3

 

The following courses are outside the curriculum, but are recommended for additional admission

  MED 121 Medical Terminology 1

3

0

3

  CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy

1

2

2

 

Major Courses

Course Number

Course Name

Class Hours

Lab Hours

Clinical Hours

Semester Credit

Fall  Semester – First Year

SON 110

Introduction to Sonography

1

3

3

3

SON 130

Abdominal Sonography I

2

3

0

3

       

Total

6

Spring Semester – First Year

SON 111

Sonographic Physics

3

3

0

4

SON 120

SON Clinical Education 1

0

0

15

5

SON 131

Abdominal Sonography II

1

3

0

2

SON 140

Gynecological Sonography

2

0

0

2

       

Total

13

Summer Semester – First Year

SON 121

SON Clinical Education II

0

0

15

5

SON 241

Obstetrical Sonography I

2

0

0

2

       

Total

7

Fall Semester – Second Year

SON 220

SON Clinical Education III

0

0

24

8

SON 224

Obstetrical Sonography II

2

0

0

2

SON 250

Vascular Sonography

1

3

0

2

       

Total

12

Spring Semester – Second Year

SON 221

SON Clinical Education IV

0

0

24

8

SON 272

Advanced Pathology

0

3

0

1

SON 225

Case Studies

0

3

0

1

SON 289

Sonographic Topics

2

0

0

2

       

Total

12



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