Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Effectiveness Outcomes

Credential Success Rates
The credential success rate is determined by the number of graduates attempting and successfully obtaining a credential within one year of graduation.

Graduating
Class

SPI

RDMS

RVT

RDCS

Specialty Areas
Earned by Graduates

2014

12/12 = 100%

9/9 = 100%

5/6 = 83%

1/1 = 100%

  • Abdomen
  • OB/GYN
  • Neurosonography
  • Breast
  • Vascular Technology
  • Adult Echocardiography
  • Fetal Echocardiography

2013

8/8 = 100%

7/7 = 100%

5/5 = 100%

1/1 = 100%

  • Abdomen
  • OB/GYN
  • Neurosonography
  • Vascular Technology
  • Adult Echocardiograph
  • Fetal Echocardiography

2012

9/9 = 100%

8/8 = 100%

5/5 = 100%

2/2 = 100%

  • Abdomen
  • OB/GYN
  • Vascular Technology
  • Adult Echocardiography
  • Fetal Echocardiography

Job Placement
The job placement rate is determined by the number of graduates who are employed, continuing their education, or in the military in one of the program’s accredited specialties within six months of graduation.

Graduation Class

Number of
Students

Number of
Graduates

Job Placement
Rate

2014

12

12

100%

2013

8

8

100%

2012

9

9

100%

Attrition Rate
The attrition rate is determined by the total number of students who are enrolled at the time of the first sonography core class plus any student(s) who have reentered into the program and is part of that cohort of students progressing to the same graduation date.

Starting Trimester/
Graduating Trimester

Number of
Students

Number of
Graduates

Attrition
Rate

Summer 2012/Spring 2014

13

12

7%

Summer 2011/Spring 2013

11

8

27%

Summer 2010/Spring 2012

12

9

25%