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Do you offer financial aid?
What is the length of your program?
Am I required to get certified?
Are you an accredited college?
Do you accept credits from other schools?
Will you help me find employment once I graduate?
I already have my CPR verification. Will I have to retake the course?
Can I complete my externship in a specialty office?
Medical Assisting students will complete 160 externship hours. Generally, students will complete all 160 hours in the same office.
Diagnostic Medical Sonography students will complete 1320 clinical externship hours across 4 terms.
Can I complete my Medical Assisting Externship in a hospital?
What if I want to work in another state after graduation?
For Medical Assistants, while every state has its own guidelines related to medical assisting the registered Medical Assistant Certification is recognized by all 50 states.
For Diagnostic Medical Sonographers, while every office has its own preferences, the credentials you will earn are recognized by all 50 states.
How much of the program is hands on?
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program awards an Associate Degree of Applied Science to our graduates. Due to the advanced and technical nature of this career, roughly 50 % of time will be spent in a hands-on environment.