The focus of this program is echocardiography (sonography of the heart) and includes some vascular sonography instruction. The curriculum provides the individual with the knowledge and skills necessary to acquire, process, and evaluate the human heart using high frequency sound waves to produce images of the heart. Course work includes effective communication and patient care skills combined with knowledge of physics, human anatomy, physiology, and pathology all of which are essential to obtaining high quality sonographic images. Students will learn through classroom, lab, and clinical instruction. Travel is required to clinical education sites.

Graduates may find employment in hospitals, physician’s offices, diagnostic outpatient centers, mobile services, and educational institutions.

Information Sessions to be announced at a later date.

 

 

 

 

Applicants no longer need to be Certified Nurse Assistants, but only need to demonstrate that the CNA course has been completed.  Applicants don’t need to sit for the licensing exam or be certified to apply for the CVS Diploma or AAS programs for Fall 2018.  See information packet for admission requirement details.

Cardiovascular Sonography Associate Degree

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: Monday, May 14, 2018

Cardiovascular Sonography Associate Degree Application Requirements

Cardiovascular Sonography Diploma

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: Monday, May 14, 2018

Cardiovascular Sonography Diploma Application Requirements


Faculty

Kristina Bartlett, MA – Program Counselor
ksbartlett852@mail.cfcc.edu
910-362-7719

Kris Bottiglier, BS, RDCS – Program Director
krbottiglier930@mail.cfcc.edu
910-362-7268

Laura Currie, BS, RT(R), RDMS, RVT
llcurrie42@mail.cfcc.edu
910-362-7340

Support Staff

Joan Collins – Secretary
jmcollins184@mail. cfcc.edu
910-362-7081

Information sessions (no appointment needed)

Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 12pm Room U-387

Thursday, March 1, 2018 – 12pm Room U-252