Associate of Applied Science

Parker’s high-caliber, CAAHEP accredited sonography students find small class sizes led by dedicated professionals, who show how to master diagnostic technique and how to approach critical sonography issues. We prepare each student with a thorough education, real-world experience, and research-based teachings to ensure that our students lead their peers in this growing industry.

Our Mission

Parker University’s Associate of Science degree in Diagnostic Sonography provides students with the academic and clinical knowledge to be prepared for employment in the ultrasound field. The program will provide a progressive curriculum which will enable them to approach their career with confidence, passion, and commitment.  We are constantly striving for continuing education and inspiring our students to reach their fullest potential.


Career Growth Rate

10% career growth rate for Diagnostic Sonography through 2031 .   Source

Projected New Jobs

Projected employment for diagnostic medical sonographers and cardiovascular technologists and technicians is 14,700 by 2031. Source

Median Annual Wage

The median annual wage for diagnostic medical sonographers was $75,380 in 2021 Source


The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is accredited by the the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) through the Joint Review Committee on Accreditation for Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS).

CAHEEP can be contacted at 9355 – 113th St. N, #7709 Seminole, FL 33775. Phone 727-210-2350. Website address is

JRCDMS can be contacted at 6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Phone number 443-973-3251. Web address is

Parker University’s Sonography program is proudly CAAHEP accredited in the profession of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

2021 – Cohort 9 Statistics
Abdomen registry 100%
OBGYN registry 100%
Job placement 91%

2022 data cohort 9
Abdomen registry 100%
OBGYN registry 100%
Job placement 91%


At Parker, we hold ourselves to higher standards. Through rigorous standards, constant innovation and an impulse to serve, we elevate health care education. Together, we are in the pursuit of higher health.