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Standard Curriculum for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS)

First Semester    
Course Title Credits
UNIV 101 Orientation to University  1
HUMN 101 Intro to Humanities 3
MATH 121 College Algebra 3
PSYC 101 Intro to Psychology  3
COMM 101 Freshman Writing  3
  Total  13 
Second Semester    
Course Title Credits
*UNIV 102 The University Experience 1
SSCI 105 Issues in Social Science 3
BIOL 251 Human Anatomy & Physiology 4
**SONO 101 General Physics for Sonography 4
COMM 102 Freshman Writing II 3
COMM 103 Oral Communication Skills 3
UNIV 112 Ethical Practice 1
  Total  19 

*UNIV 203 may be taken in place of these courses if a student is a transfer student with more than 14 transfer hours.

**Any student eligible to apply for the Fall 2013 DMS Program will have to take and pass SONO 101 during the Summer 2013 semester to be considered for the new Fall 2013 program. Taking and passing SONO 101 does not guarantee any applicant acceptance into the UC – Beckley Campus, DMS Program.

The University of Charleston is working with the directors of each of these programs to review the current curriculum. The University reserves the right to make changes in the course sequence and content during the curricular review during the Spring 2013 semester. The student will be notified of these changes in a timely manner.

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