dms program cost

listed below are the fees/expenses associated with the dms program. all values are approximations and have situational variance.

textbooks: $700

clinical expenses:

  • hepatitis b, varicella, and mmr titers: $84
  • hepatitis b vaccinations: $225
  • varicella vaccination: $125
  • measles, mumps, and rubella vaccinations (mmr): $70
  • tuberculosis screening: $17
  • 10-panel drug screening: $40
  • lab coat: $40
  • hospital scrubs: $45/set (3 sets recommended) $135 total
  • tennis shoes $60
  • vscc patch: $8
  • name tag: $5
  • thumb drive/flash drive: $20
  • personal and professional liability insurance: $13
  • personal medical insurance: varies

professional student membership expenses:

  • society of diagnostic medical sonography (sdms) student membership: $45
  • american institute of ultrasound in medicine (aium) student membership: $25 (optional)

basic life support certification: $60

background check: $75

american registry for diagnostic medical sonography (ardms) registry exam fees: $1,225 total

  • Physical Principles & Instrumentation: $225
  • abdomen: $250
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: $250
  • breast: $250
  • vascular technology: $250

edelman/esp seminar (optional): $450

dms program totals $3,000 + tuition + personal medical insurance + transportation to and from clinical sites.

*all prices for labs/immunizations are estimations from fairvue primary care in gallatin, tn. cost varies by provider.