Online Ultrasound Education Programs with University Overviews

Find out about online ultrasound courses and in which degrees and certifications they're most commonly offered. Get course descriptions, program info and online requirements to make an informed decision.

View popular schools

Essential Information

Several colleges and universities offer online bachelor's and master's degree and certificate programs in various areas of ultrasound scanning, including general, vascular and cardiac. Much of the coursework can be taken online, though most programs require a certain amount of clinical education to be completed in class or at a hospital or imaging center. Certificate programs are offered entirely online while degree programs are offered in a blended format. Programs may require a certain amount of credit hours or previous degrees, and externships or internships are often necessary. Read on to learn more about a few schools offering programs.

Nova Southeastern University

Online learners seeking ultrasound education can find flexible distance learning bachelor's and master's degree programs in vascular sonography at Nova Southeastern University. The online program in vascular sonography provides educational materials, communication and content through the online instructional platform WebCT. Distance learners have access to online databases through the university's electronic library.

MHS in Vascular Sonography

A bachelor's degree, including pre-med curriculum, and two letters of recommendation are required for the Master of Health Science in Vascular Sonography. This 26-month program combines online courses in health science and vascular technology, including epidemiology, biostatistics, ultrasound physics, venous testing and cerebrovascular testing, with 2,000 hours of clinical training on campus.

Online learners are required to complete externships, independent study and an internship. Graduates are prepared for leadership roles in research centers, vascular centers and vascular labs.

Find schools that offer these popular programs

  • Athletic Trainer
  • Cardiovascular Technologies
  • Electrocardiograph Tech. - ECG, EKG
  • Electroencephalographic Tech. - EEG, END
  • EMT and Paramedic
  • Genetic Therapy
  • Industrial Radiologic Technology
  • Medical Radiologic Therapist
  • Nuclear Medical Technologist
  • Perfusionist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Radiation Protection Technology
  • Radiological Science and Technologies
  • Respiratory Care Therapy
  • Surgical Technologies
  • Ultrasound and Sonography Technologies

Washburn University

Ultrasound education students can enroll in a flexible online certificate program at Washburn University. Online learners must meet computer and Internet requirements in order to access the online learning platform ANGEL and communication tools.

Certificate of Completion in Diagnostic Medical Sonography

The coursework for the certificate programs in sonography at Washburn University is offered entirely online, and the required clinical work can be arranged at a location that is convenient for the student. Online learners choose one of three tracks, including general and vascular sonography, vascular sonography and cardiac sonography.

Coursework includes studies of human disease, ultrasound physics and instrumentation, general sonography procedures and cardiovascular monitoring. About 24 hours of clinical practice are required per week during the certificate program. The online diagnostic medical sonography program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

Online bachelor's and master's degree and certificate programs are available to individuals interested in becoming ultrasound technicians. Many programs require a certain amount of credits when applying and there is generally an in-person clinical element required.

Next: View Schools

What is your highest level of education?

Some College
Complete your degree or find the graduate program that's right for you.
High School Diploma
Explore schools that offer bachelor and associate degrees.
Still in High School
Earn your diploma or GED. Plan your undergraduate education.

Schools you may like:

Popular Schools

The listings below may include sponsored content but are popular choices among our users.

    • Master of Healthcare Administration
    • MS in Nursing
    • BS in Health Science
    • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - RN to BSN
    • BS in Healthcare Administration

    What is your highest level of education completed?

    • EdD in Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration
    • MBA: Health Systems Management
    • MS in Health Care Administration
    • BS in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care
    • Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Health Science
    • BS in Health Care Administration

    What is your highest level of education?

  • What is your highest level of education?

    • Doctor of Strategic Leadership - Healthcare Leadership
    • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership - Healthcare Management
    • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Management

    What is your highest level of education completed?

  • What is your highest level of education completed?

    • MBA - Healthcare Administration
    • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Administration

    What is your highest level of education completed?

  • What is your highest level of education?

    • MBA Healthcare Administration

    What is your highest level of education?

    • Master of Business Administration - Health Care Administration
    • B.S. General Studies - Life Sciences
    • B.S. Healthcare Administration
    • A.S. General Studies - Life Sciences

    What is your highest level of education?

Find your perfect school

What is your highest level of education?