Diagnostic Medical Sonography


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Mandatory Information Session

If you are applying to Brookdale’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography program, you must attend one of these information sessions. You will learn about the program, prerequisite requirements, admission application process, required documentation, and accessing forms online. The deadline to apply for admittance to the program is Monday, July 15, 2019. Also, learn about the job of a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer and whether it is a career you wish to pursue. Meet the program director and faculty. Enrollment in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is limited and admission is competitive. The program starts early September 2019.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 6-7:30 pm, Freehold Campus
Wed, May 8, 2019, 6-7:30 pm, Freehold Campus
SOLD OUT Wed, Jun 19, 2019, 6-7:30 pm, Freehold Campus
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To register for one of the information sessions, please send an email to the following address:

Please include your name, phone number, email address and which session you will be attending.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Mandatory Requirement: attend Diagnostic Medical Sonography Information Session

This entry-level Diagnostic Medical Sonography training program is a full-time (12 month) training program. The program consist of 292 lecture hours, 45 lab hours and 1136 hours of clinical application. The program is designed to prepare qualified individuals to operate Diagnostic Medical Sonography equipment safely and competently to produce Diagnostic Ultrasound images.

Areas Of Study: Patient care, professional development, cross sectional anatomy, normal and abnormal abdominal and pelvic anatomy, obstetrics, and proper scanning techniques.

Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist in Sonography (ARRT) certification exam. Upon passing the ARRT, students are eligible to sit for the ARDMS.

Prerequisites (Instructions to access prerequisite forms will be mailed to you upon registration. Some forms are required prior to clinical):

  • Minimum of Associate Degree (any discipline)
  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy and Physiology I & II
  • Copy of malpractice insurance fact sheet
  • Healthcare Provider CPR
  • Physical exam, documentation of immunizations, 2-step PPD, hepatitis B Series, and Flu vaccine waiver
  • Copy of clear criminal background check.

Recommended: Physics in Life (PHYS 108) or Radiology Physics

Note: Textbooks required. Clinical assignments are individually scheduled at hospitals or outpatient facilities. Classes held on Thursdays and Fridays at the Brookdale Freehold Campus and the lab/clinical practicum is held Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The deadline to apply for admittance to the program is Monday, July 15th, 2019.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography will return in Fall 2019
No online registration available.

For further information contact 732-224-2007 or email

Financial Aid is available for this program if you qualify. If you are applying for financial aid, you must first call 732-224-2302.

Scanning Refresher

Pat Walker, BA, ARDMS, RVT

This refresher course is designed for current Brookdale students and recent Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduates. The course will offer students and graduates an additional opportunity to enhance and build on their clinical skills.

If you are preparing for a job interview, feel you need extra practice, or want to build your skill set, this course is designed with you in mind. You will utilize the Sonography lab and work at your own pace. For questions and additional information email:

Non-Brookdale students: Documentation of ultrasound program completion required prior to class start.

Mon, Mar 4-Apr 29, 4:45-7:45 pm (no class Mar 18), Freehold Campus
Fee and Code: $285, XMEDR 010
No online regsitration available

For further information contact 732-224-2007 or email

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