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Program: Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Postbaccalaureate BS)

Campus: Boston
Priority Filing Deadline: February 1
(MCPHS University will continue to review applications until spaces have been filled)
Application Available: September 1
Program Start Date: Fall
Admission Contact: Jordan Hunt
Next Information Session: Events

Minimum GPA: 2.5
Average Accepted Student's GPA: 3.2
Average Class Size:
     General Track: 10
     Echo Track: 10


  • Previously earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution




Anatomy & Physiology I (w/ lab)


Anatomy & Physiology II (w/ lab)


Algebra, Statistics, or higher mathematics


Physics I (w/ lab) [Algebra-based]


College English, Composition, or Speech


Healthcare Ethics* 3
Interpersonal Communication* 3

*Please Note: Healthcare Ethics and Interpersonal Communication may be completed at MCPHS University upon matriculation.

Prerequisites (as indicated above) must have been completed at a regionally accredited college or university with a grade of C or better. Math and science courses must be completed no more than ten years prior to the anticipated date of matriculation to MCPHS University.

Application Checklist:

  • Completed Application 
  • Official College Transcripts from each institutions attended
  • One Letter of Recommendation, must be in a sealed envelope, signed on seal by recommender (professional, professor, or academic advisor)
  • Official AP or CLEP Scores if applicable (transfer credit granted for AP Scores of 4 or 5 and CLEP Scores of 50 or higher)
  • Official transcripts from non-U.S. secondary schools, colleges or universities must be sent to the World Education Services (WES) for a course-by-course evaluation.
  • If English is your second language, you will be required to submit a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 79 or an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score 6.5.

MCPHS University Mailing Address:

Admission Office
179 Longwood
Boston, MA 02115