Eligibility and Requirements

The prerequisites to apply are as follows (sorry, no exceptions are made):

  1. Applicant must have completed, or be currently enrolled in, at the minimum a 24-month radiologic technology program (60 semester credit hours or 84 quarter credit hours).

    Please note: The required RT program is not available at the University of Kansas – please use the links at right for schools offering accredited AART programs.

  2. Applicants must be a registered radiologic technologist (ARRT) or must be registry-certified before program start date in September.

  3. Post-secondary credits, with a cumulative grade-point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, are required in the following courses:

    • Communication skills (English, speech, or composition)
    • General college-level physics and/or radiographic physics
    • Human anatomy and physiology
    • Algebra, statistics (or higher) mathematics course

  4. The student will be required to pass the ARRT registry exam before entrance into the ultrasound program.

The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University's programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access, IOA@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785) 864-6414, 711 TTY.

Last modified: Jan 30, 2014

Prospective Students
The priority deadline to apply to this program is February 1. Applications are no longer being accepted for the class entering fall 2014. Applications will be available for the next year's class on Sept. 1.

We're here to answer questions and help students prepare for an exciting career in laboratory science. Advising for prospective students is available Monday-Friday by appointment. Please email healthprofessions@kumc.edu for scheduling.

For advising on the KU Lawrence campus, please see the KU Undergraduate Advising Center at 785-864-2834, TTY 711, or visit Strong Hall Room 132.

For the sonography-related profession, these websites might be of interest: