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Cardiovascular Sonography

Achieve an Associate Degree in as few as 21 months*

Help Diagnose and Treat Heart Problems Through Ultrasound Imaging

  • Gain skills to conduct ultrasound images of the heart and vascular system, including echocardiograms.
  • Learn how to evaluate test quality, record data and produce reports for physicians and other care team members.
  • Complete your degree in as few as 21 months of study.

Program Overview

Ultrasound imagery (also known as “sonography”) first became part of medical treatment in the 1940s. Today, sonographers play an important role in assessing the health of pregnancies, detecting tumors, evaluating heart function and creating images of other soft tissues, including the major organs and arteries.

Concorde Kansas City offers an Associate of Science in Cardiovascular Sonography that can prepare you for exciting career opportunities in this important field. In as few as 21 months, you can develop the foundation of medical knowledge and practical sonography skills you need to get on the path to a career that makes a difference.

Take the Next Step Now

Want a career with real heart? Get in touch with Concorde Kansas City today to find out if our CVS associate degree program is right for you.

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Curriculum

Cardiovascular Sonography Degree Curriculum

This program covers cardiac and vascular anatomy and physiology,techniques for performing ultrasound imaging of various body structures, and general education topics.

  • Cardiac Sonography
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • General Vascular Sonography
  • Physics and Instrumentation
  • Registry Review
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology

Career Outlook


Job Outlook

Job opportunities for cardiovascular sonographers look set to expand nationwide and in Missouri as demand for health care continues to grow

 

Financial Aid

Financial Aid

As part of our commitment to your success, Concorde ensures that you have access to comprehensive information and guidance in navigating the financial aid process. Concorde offers financial aid and scholarship programs to those who qualify.

Accreditation

Accreditation and Licensure

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