Associate's Degree Admissions Requirements.

  1. Apply to UAA as a degree-seeking student.  Students are encouraged to apply as a Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) pre-major as their first or second degree program choice.
  2. Meet with an academic advisor to develop an academic plan. 
  3. Meet all prerequisites listed in UAA Catalog for DMS program. 
  4. Complete a DMS application (procedure listed below).

Application Procedure

  1. Submit a DMS program application.
  2. Provide a copy of current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers certification.
  3. Provide a copy of current healthcare certification/license
  4. Provide a current, certified immunization record or immunization form.
  5. Submit the observation form showing a minimum of 10 hours of sonographer observation.
  6. If selected, appear before a student selection panel for an interview.
  7. Once admitted, and prior to the program start, submit to a national-level criminal background check.

Applying to the DMS program is a two-part process, an application and a panel interview. Applicants selected for interview are encouraged to interview in-person at the Anchorage campus; however, distance interviews may be conducted via video conferencing as needed. 

2016 Application Period

January 4 through April 29

2016 Interview Date

Interviews will be conducted May 13.