Take the Lead in Sonography's Future

Our diagnostic medical sonography degree can help you raise the standard for sonographers


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Online Bachelor’s in Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Sonography is your sphere of expertise. Now’s the time to own it. Today, only 17% of sonographers hold a bachelor’s degree.* You can earn a bachelor’s in sonography at ADU that will help you stand out. Our sonography degree works with your schedule and helps you advance. That’s why we’re among the top 10 institutions granting the highest number of online sonography degrees. Together, we can raise sonography’s standards.

Learn more about the benefits of choosing our online sonography degree →

*U.S Bureau of Labor and Statistics

More than half of ADU grads used our bachelor’s in sonography to advance, secure a promotion, or change careers.

— ADU Graduate Outcomes Survey (2013)

Program Highlights

Credentialed sonographers can earn a bachelor’s in sonography online in as few as 2 years.

Why join regionally accredited ADU? We partner with the globally recognized Florida Hospital system to offer a modern sonography degree developed by our esteemed faculty.

ADU is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

100% online

ADU’s degree is distinct, one of few online bachelor’s in sonography programs in the country.

100+ years of experience

Our legacy of training healthcare workers began in 1913 and continues with you.

100% mission-driven

Our caring philosophy influences our faculty of sonography leaders and extends to you.

How Can a Bachelor's in Sonography Help My Career?

Earn your ultrasound degree online at ADU and you can better position your career for more opportunity. Our sonography program can help you become more competitive for jobs, increase your salary, or move into a leadership role. It's also an increasingly required degree, due to higher education standards our influential sonography advocate Charlotte Henningsen helped set.

"I definitely feel that this program has increased my career options. I am now applying to administrative positions — jobs that I don't think I would have had a chance at filling without this degree."

— Olga Parizher, online Bachelor of Science in Sonography graduate

Olga Parizher's Story

As a sonographer, Olga Parizher was already multi-credentialed, but she sought more opportunities to stand out in the swelling job market. That’s why she decided to earn her bachelor’s in sonography online at ADU over other sonography programs. Here, she learned leaderships skills and time-saving techniques to take her career further.

Read Olga's full story here →

We developed our online diagnostic medical sonography degree program in Florida. Now it reaches sonographers all over the world.

What Can I Learn?

Our ultrasound degree is inspired by our close partnership with Florida Hospital System.

At ADU, you can learn management skills, advanced imaging modalities, research methods, and instructional design to help you advance as a leader in diagnostic medical sonography.

Our DMS degree curriculum can teach you how to:

  • Lead an imaging department
  • Research and advocate for important changes to help move healthcare forward
  • Increase your knowledge of advanced imaging modalities, with PACS uniquely threaded into each course
  • Improve patient engagement and communication
  • Raise quality standards in diagnostic imaging

“The online diagnostic medical sonography degree was the most rewarding educational experience of my life. I feel this degree added value, knowledge, confidence, and professionalism to my role as a healthcare provider. I am highly satisfied with the program and highly recommend it for quality sonographers.”

— Kholoud Ajib, online Bachelor’s in Sonography graduate

Online Bachelor’s in Sonography Featured Courses

SONO 447 Advanced Sonographic Specialties

Choose your preferred sonographic specialty area and conduct an in-depth investigation that covers anatomy, standard protocol for diagnosis, pathology, and more.

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IMAG 400 Management Principles for Imaging Professionals

Learn to lead an imaging department by studying management principles that improve patient care, quality standards, and staff communications.


of ADU grads said the bachelor’s in sonography expanded their industry knowledge.**

What Is It Like Taking Sonography Courses Online?

Discover why ADU stands out among diagnostic medical sonography programs.

At ADU, we make accessing your online courses as simple as checking your email. Our online diagnostic medical sonography degree is designed for active sonographers. Your courses are available 24/7, and we provide round-the-clock support. It’s all part of our plan to elevate healthcare by making it easier for committed sonographers to advance.

ADU is among the top 10 institutions granting the highest number of online ultrasound degrees for a reason. We respect your work/life balance and support your mission in healthcare. Our caring philosophy works to carry you through your sonography program — from enrollment to graduation.

Student Support

  • Technical support is available 24/7.
  • Full-time online student managers offer personal attention.
  • Online enrollment specialists simplify your admissions process.
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What Can I Do with My Ultrasound Degree?

81% of ADU graduates said our bachelor’s in diagnostic medical sonography helped them become more competitive for jobs.*

Your bachelor’s in sonography makes you an asset in medical imaging’s future. Through the online sonography program, you can diversify your expertise by learning advanced sonographic specialties or gain insights to rise as a leader or educator. It’s a degree that’s required more and more to advance. That’s how ADU helps you go further.

*ADU Graduate Outcomes Survey (2013)

“ADU’s online ultrasound degree is an excellent program that can give sonographers a competitive edge when they are looking for career advancement.”
— Annmarie Lobdell, online Bachelor’s in Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduate

Popular Career Paths for Online Sonography Degree Grads

Lead Sonographer
Median Salary: $73,193*

Online sonography graduate prepares to work as a Lead Sonographer.

Your bachelor’s in sonography teaches you how to lead by focusing on management principles that improve quality standards, communications, and patient engagement.

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Median Salary: $68,970**

A Diagnostic Medical Sonographer can earn an online sonography degree to advance their skills.

Our online sonography degree helps you pursue advanced sonographic specialties to help you diversify your skills and move forward.

Learn more about sonography careers →

**U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

How Do I Start My Online Sonography Degree?

Getting started with your online bachelor’s in diagnostic medical sonography is easy. Credentialed sonographers can apply today. It’s our goal to help you succeed, and that caring commitment starts with answering your questions throughout the enrollment process.

Easy Application

Follow four easy steps to get started with your ultrasound degree online.

Affordable Tuition

Manage the cost of your DMS degree and get help with financial aid.


Find out how to transfer credits and explore how our sonography degree can help you plan your future.