Associate of Science
in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Founded in the year 1977, Keiser University is an exclusive school that offers
quality educational programs in many different fields, whether it’s associate,
bachelor, master’s or even doctoral degrees. It is mainly located in Fort
Lauderdale, but also has other branches in other areas of Florida such as
Jacksonville, Kendall, Orlando, West Palm Beach and Tampa. Keiser University
offers educational programs in fields such as business administration,
accounting, legal studies, health sciences, sports, education, nursing,
information technology and many more. Students can choose to study on-campus or
off-campus through its web-based learning programs.
Keiser University’s associate degree programs can
usually be completed within 1.5 years, while bachelor’s degree at 3-4 years.
Class schedules are very flexible since there are slots both in the morning and
in the evening. This ensures that students will be able to find the most
suitable schedule for their education as they attend to other important
commitments as well. Class size is one of the excellent features of the school
as they always maintain the least possible ratio of students to professor in
order to help students experience learning in much more personal level.
On-the-job training is also given so that students can get a firsthand
experience that will help them understand their career better and apply their
acquired knowledge and skills.
Education at Keiser University features not only
theory-based learning, but hands-on learning experience as well through a wide
range of technology and resources. This helps students to be ready for the
challenges that await them in an actual work setting. Since Keiser University
continuously keeps track of the ever changing trends in the economy, they are
able to provide students with educational degrees that are very much in demand.
Also, at Keiser University, students approach learning one class at a time,
typically in a span of four weeks, after which they must pass the final exam in
order to proceed to the next class. In this type of setting, students are able
to focus entirely on their current class, which means they are able to absorb
what they are being taught in a much quicker and efficient way.
The Commission on Colleges of the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools has granted the school accreditation on all
its associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree courses. With this,
students can be assured of education of the highest quality and standards, as
well as the best possible opportunities for the career that they have chosen.
Keiser University also strives to improve its career-focused curriculum through
its active advisory boards and continuous evaluation by the school’s board
members in order to make sure that its curriculum is always up to date and meets
set standards. Evaluation is also conducted on school staff, facilities and
equipment to ensure that they are always able to provide students with the best
The Associate’s Degree in Diagnostic Medical
Sonography features the following goals which are linked to the mission and
objectives of Keiser University:
1 ) To cultivate and sharpen the student’s knowledge
and skills in Medical Sonography
2 ) To train students in performing the necessary
sonographic, two-dimensional and Doppler operations, as well as documenting
results for analysis by the doctor.
3 ) To endow students with important values and
4 ) To produce competent and well-trained graduates
in the field of ultrasound technology and equipment.