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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Education and Training Requirements

High School

If you are interested in a career in sonography, you should take high-school courses in mathematics, biology, physics, anatomy and physiology, and, especially, chemistry. Also, take English and speech classes to improve your communication skills. In this career you will work with both patients and other medical professionals, and it will be important for you to be able to follow directions as well as explain procedures. Finally, take computer courses to familiarize yourself with using technology.

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