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Selective Admissions

Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS)

​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) Program!

Next cohort to begin September 2025

​Portfolios Accepted:

January 2, 2025 - February 28, 2025

Final Deadline:

February 28, 2025, at 5:00 PM

Admissions Decisions Sent:

April 4, 2025 

(to your RCSJ Gloucester email account)

2025 Admissions Handbook
2025 DMS Portfolio​​

​​​The Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) program prepares the student to function as ​a medical sonographer. The diagnostic medical sonographer performs sonographic examinations using high-frequency sound waves to visualize soft tissue structures, including the gall bladder, kidneys, pregnant uterus, and other organs as requested by the physician. For the vast majority of diagnostic procedures, the sonographer has total responsibility for the care and​ well-being of the patient and must be prepared to produce quality images with care and empathy.

The DMS curriculum provides the core courses, clinical experiences, and supportive courses in liberal arts which, upon completion, will qualify graduates for entry-level positions as Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in hospitals, clinics, and private medical offices. In addition, graduates of the program receive an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree and are eligible to apply to take the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Examinations (ARDMS). ​

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DMS Program Outcomes - 2021

​Fast Facts

Application Cycle:
Spring Admission, Fall Start
Degree Received:
Associate in Applied Science, Nursing
Program Length:
22 months, including two mandatory summer semesters
Cohort Size:
14 students maximum accepted each year
Daytime, weekday program.Second year will require 35+ hour per week commitment
Estimated Cost:
Varies per student​
The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program at Rowan College of South Jersey is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS)

2025 DMS Information Sessions

All applicants must attend ONE information session from the dates below prior to submission of a portfolio

All information sessions will start promptly at the posted time and last about 1.5-2 hours

​Advance registration is required for all sessions.

Late entries (10 minutes past start time) will be prohibited. ​Plan accordingly!​


​Registration Link

October 15, 2024​
​6:00 PM
​November 14, 2024
3:00 PM

​​December 10, 2024
​10:00 AM

January 23, 2025
​3:00 PM

​February 18, 2025
​6:00 PM