Cambrian's accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography – Ultrasound program will prepare you for entry-level roles in hospitals, medical clinics, and private industry. You'll enjoy wide ranging job opportunities, a higher than average salary, and a career where you'll be making a difference in the lives of patients.
You will learn to safely use scanning equipment and imaging techniques to produce images of a body part or system, skills that can be required throughout the different departments of a clinical facility including the trauma unit, operating room, and intensive care area, as well as the diagnostic imaging department.
To graduate from this program, you must demonstrate scanning abilities at a level of competency defined by Sonography Canada and within the timelines set out in the curriculum. Also, you will be expected to rotate to one or more sites during your placement component.
What's in it for you?
- Ultrasound technician in hospitals, medical clinics, and private industry
Across these career outcomes, salaries in Canada range from:
$46,900 to $80,000
- Cambrian's program accreditation status is honoured by Accreditation Canada.
This specialized program is only one of four in the province. Graduates are eligible to write the Canadian Association of Registered Ultrasound Professionals certification exam.
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