The following requirements must be met prior to the application deadlines:
1. Admission to Mt. San Jacinto College. All student must have a
student ID#, which can be obtained by submitting an online application to the college here.
2. Completion of orientation and assessment. All students are also
recommended to meet with a college counselor prior to applying.
3. Proof of High School Diploma, G.E.D., California Proficiency Exam, or a College Degree.
4. Submission of official transcripts from all colleges and/or universities attended.
5. Review the website for updates to the program.
6. Attend an information session and receive a certificate for attending the information sessions. Click for more information DMS Workshops
7. Cumulative GPA of at least a 2.5 on a 4.0 college scale in the following:
ANAT 101- Anatomy & Physiology I (5 semester units)
ANAT 102- Anatomy & Physiology II (5 semester units)
COMM 103- Interpersonal Communications (3 semester units)
PHY 100- Conceptual Physics (3 semester units)
MATH 090 or higher- Elementary Algebra (4 semester units)
AH 105- Medical Terminology (3 semester units) (New Pre-req. effective Fall 2020)
8. All admission requirement courses and general education courses
required for graduation must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.
9. ANAT 101 and ANAT 102 require a 5-year recency. Recency
may be acquired by taking ATI's A&P Assessment. Students must have a
completed Transcript Evaluation to receive ATI Registration information.
a Transcript Evaluation/Prerequisite Clearance Request once all
prerequisites are in progress or completed before the December 1 deadline to enter program in the following Fall semester.
11. Must be at least 18 years of age.
12. Must have own transportation to all affiliated hospitals.
an application from the Nursing and Allied Health Office during the
application filing period. Applications are accepted March 1-15
of each year.
15. ** NEW - MSJC will not proctor the TEAS test on campus this year. Please register for the TEAS test on the ATI Website
Note: Meeting admission requirements for the
program does not guarantee admission into the Diagnostic Medical
Sonography Program (DMS).
To read more information about the program requirements, please download and review the DMS Program Brochure.
Admission Requirements Prior to Submitting an Application
All prospective applicants are
required to submit a Transcript Evaluation Request prior to submitting
an application to the DMS program. Please click on the form below to
download a copy.
Once the evaluation is completed, the
student will receive a copy mailed to the address reported on the
evaluation form. The student should review this letter carefully, as it
will outline the documents submitted, the remaining documents required
in order to apply to the DMS program, as well as the next steps the
student needs to complete in order to apply to the program.
Please review your
evaluation carefully. Each evaluation will have an expiration date. If
you are not selected for admission, you can use the same evaluation to
apply in a future semester as long as your evaluation has not reached an
expiration date. If you have completed additional courses you will need
to request an update of your evaluation, by submitting a new Transcript
Evaluation/Prerequisite Clearance form and then write "Request Update"
in the student comments section of the form.
For additional information, please contact: Enrollment Services at the San Jacinto Campus (951) 487-3215 , the Menifee Valley Campus (951) 639-5215 or email at email@example.com
DMS Program Application
When available, the application for the next DMS class will be posted here.
Additional Degree Requirements
Although the general education courses are
not required for admission into the DMS program, students are strongly
advised to complete all general education requirements prior to starting
their first semester in the DMS program due to the rigorous course
load. The general education courses are required for completion of the
Associate of Science Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Please
review the current MSJC Catalog and see a counselor for more information
on the required general education courses for graduation.
Students beginning the DMS Program in Fall
2012 will be earning an Associate of Science Degree in Diagnostic
Medical Sonography only. The certificate only option has been
discontinued. All students entering the DMS Program must complete all
A.S. Degree requirements as well as the 60 unit DMS Program and
prerequisite courses. All students must also attend an information