SonographyEarn your Associates Degree in Applied Science
In approximately 2 years our Cardiovascular Sonography students work towards earning their Associates Degree in Applied Sciences at our Lexington, Kentucky campus. Our ultrasound studies program offers 50% hands-on learning as students work with cutting-edge technology to develop their skills. During their mandatory clinicals, students work alongside doctors and technologists in order to prepare for a career in both large and small medical enterprises. This program provides student with two curriculum tracks from which to choose: vascular and cardiovascular. Some areas of study include:
- Venous duplex studies
- Arterial disease
- Venous insufficiency
- Abdominal vasculature
- Cranial doppler
- Heart-specific angiology
- Heart disease
- Cardiac musculature
- Congenital heart defects
- Cardiac physiology
Both tracks provide students with an overview of medical and legal ethics. In preparation for their new career, our Director of Career Services works with each student prior to graduation in order to build a professional resume and practice interviewing skills. MedQuest College is determined to provide our students with the tools they need to be successful, which is why we offer every graduate lifelong career coaching services.
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Upon program completion:
- Students may apply to the Cardiovascular Credentialing Institution (CCI) as either a Vascular Sonographer (RVS) or Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
- Bachelor Degree holding students are eligible for American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) credentials as either a Vascular Sonographer (RVT) or Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS)
- Students are prepared to work as a fully functioning Ultrasound Technologist in a hospital environment
MedQuest College has provided high-quality instruction to students in Kentucky and Indiana since 1999. We are proud to say that our programs have consistently employed hundreds of students in southern Indiana, Louisville, Lexington and other area cities. We are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a nationally recognized accrediting body.
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