Medical Sonography Overview

Central Carolina Community College's Medical Sonography program educates and trains students to operate special equipment to create images using sound waves, that help physicians diagnose medical conditions.

Watch the video below to learn more about Medical Sonography (MS):

Medical Sonographers are considered the eyes of imaging. Unlike X-rays, sonography is a radiation-free imaging modality. Sonography provides valuable information for patient care and is used at a variety of different healthcare settings, which include:

  • Hospitals
  • Doctor's Offices
  • Surgical Clinics
  • OB Clinics
  • 3D/4D Facilities
  • Outpatient Imaging Centers

Program Goal

To prepare competent entry-level general sonographers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.

CCCC Vision

Central Carolina Community College is a nationally recognized, world-class leader providing learning opportunities that contribute to economic progress and cultural enrichment for the students and communities we serve.

Please Note:
Curriculum guides are for students who enroll during the current academic year. Students enrolled during a previous academic year should visit the Program Evaluation link in WebAdvisor to find the required list of courses for graduation. For assistance, consult your advisor.