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Cardiac Sonography - Advanced Technical Certificate


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Requirements for an Advanced Technical Certificate in Cardiac Sonography

In order to graduate from Temple College and receive the Advanced Technical Certificate in Cardiac Sonography, the student must meet the following requirements.

     1.Have an Associate of Bachelor’s degree that incorporated the following courses into their curriculum:*

        a. College Algebra 3credit hours  Math 1314

        b. College Physics must include  sound waves 4credit hours  PHYS 1401/1407

        c. Composition I 3credit hours  ENG 1301

        d. Anatomy and Physiology I 4credit hours  BIOL 2401

        e. Anatomy and Physiology II 4credit hours  BIOL 2402

        f. General Psychology 3credit hours  PSYC 2301

        g. Humanities elective (core 040, 050)  3credit hours.

2.  You must have a minimum of a 2.0 (C) in every prerequisite course. A minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 (in all courses that apply toward the Diagnostic Medical Sonography prerequisite curriculum) is required for application to the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program.

3.  If you are eligible to sit for an allied health care board exam, you must have successfully challenged your boards prior to acceptance into the program and be in good standing with the credentialing body. 

*If your degree plan did not include a-g listed in #1, you will be required to complete those courses with a minimum of a 2.0 (C) and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 prior to being considered for a seat in the DMS program.

*If your degree plan did not include e-g listed in #1, those courses must be taken as co requisites. You will be required to complete those courses with a minimum of a 2.0 (C) and a cumulative GPA of 2.5.

In order to graduate from Temple College and receive the Advanced Technical Certificate in Cardiac Sonography, the student must meet the following requirements.

     1. Completion of 35 SCH hours of DMS core course credit in the required sequence with a minimum of a 2.0 (C) in each course.

     2. Completion of the Application for Graduation  by deadline date.

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