Certificate in Diagnostic Ultrasound Technology (General and Vascular)

KU’s Diagnostic Ultrasound and Vascular Technology certificate is a 21-month, accredited certificate program that equips the student sonographer with didactic and clinical training to become a Registered Diagnostic Sonographer. 

A certificate from the University of Kansas is awarded to the student upon successfully completing the program at its KU Medical Center campus in Kansas City, Kansas. Instruction is provided by currently practicing advanced sonographers.

Graduates are candidates to take the national registry examinations given by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in the areas of abdomen, obstetrics and gynecology, vascular technology, and sonography principles and instrumentation. Those who pass the exams become registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographers and Registered Vascular Technologists.

More about this program and the profession can be found on the program’s website.