Dear prospective student,
Thank you for your interest in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at Temple College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs. (CAAHEP)
DMS is one of the fastest growing medical imaging career paths in the country. The growth for qualified Sonographers in the Central Texas area is projected to be more than 33% for the next seven years. Currently the demand for qualified Sonographers in Central Texas is far greater than the supply.
Sonography offers a challenging and rewarding career to those who are willing to spend the time necessary to master the tools and techniques required for this discipline and pass the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography exam. Our goal is to provide you with an enriched learning environment to prepare you for your future as a Sonographer. The successful Sonography student enjoys working with advanced technology, commits to an ongoing learning experience throughout their career, and has the desire to provide the highest quality patient care.
I look forward to working with each DMS student throughout their tenure in the Temple College DMS Program to develop their career goal objectives.
Linda Shepherd MS, MBA, RVT
DMS Program Chair