Enhanced Bachelor’s Degree in DMU Unique in Missouri

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The newly restructured Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences – Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound degree is the only bachelor’s degree of its kind in the state of Missouri, and one of fewer than five nation-wide to offer training in all ultrasound competencies at the undergraduate level. The CAAHEP Accredited Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound program at MU was the first program in the nation to offer a bachelor’s degree leading to a master’s degree combination with additional competency in adult echocardiography. With the evolution of the master’s program in clinical and diagnostic sciences, DMU faculty took the opportunity to enhance the undergraduate program by adding the echocardiography curriculum to the undergraduate curriculum, making it one of fewer than 5 DMU programs in the USA to offer all major specialties of sonography within a bachelor of science curriculum. In addition to the rigorous curriculum and clinical experiences, the MU program is...

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