Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Program Cost

The cost of the program varies depending on a student's amount of financial aid. The fees are as follows:


Fall Semester 1st Year


Description In-State  
Tuition $ 1,216
Books* $    750
Uniform Package $    450
Background Check $    111
SDMS Membership Dues $      45
Malpractice Insurance $      10
Student Fee $      40
Technology Fee $      16
Total $ 2,638

Spring Semester 1st Year


Description In-State  
Tuition $ 1,368
Books* $    600
Malpractice Insurance $      10
Student Fee $      40
Technology Fee $      16
Total $ 2,034

Summer Semester 1st Year


Description In-State  
Tuition $    684
Books* $    350
Malpractice Insurance $      10
Student Fee $        5
Technology Fee $        8
Total $ 1,507

Fall Semester 2nd Year


Description In-State  
Tuition $ 1,140
Books* $    600
SDMS Membership Dues $      45
Malpractice Insurance $      10
Student Fee $      40
Technology Fee $      16
Total $ 1,851

Spring Semester 2nd Year


Description In-State  
Tuition $ 1,216
Books* $    600
Malpractice Insurance $      10
Student Fee $      40
Technology Fee $      16
ARDMS SPI Exam Fee $    200
ARDMS Specialty Exam Fee $    250
Total $  2,332

Total Cost

  In-State  

Total Cost for Program    

$ 9,912

Additional Information:

  • * Cost of books is an estimate and may vary.
  • Students are responsible for meeting all obligations in obtaining, completing, and receiving funds from Federal Pell Grants, scholarships, etc. Registration and payment for classes is required for class attendance; students are responsible for payment of classes in accordance with CCCC policy.
  • Student and technology fees are accessed each semester to cover the cost of parking permits, student identification cards, Student Government activities, and instructional technology.
  • The fees above are calculated for NC residents. Total cost for tuition for out-of-state students is estimated to be $22,732.00 and does not include costs of books and other fees.
  • All fees are subject to change.

Please Note:
Curriculum guides above are for students who enroll during the current academic year. Students who enrolled during a previous academic year should visit the Program Evaluation link in WebAdvisor to find the required list of courses for graduation. For assistance, consult your advisor.