Cost

Listed below are the fees associated with this program. For a full list of in state and out of state tution information please see the Business Office web page.

  1. Books (estimated):  $1,000
  2. Clinical costs (estimated)
    • Disease Screening (titers): $84 for Hepatitis B, MMR and Varcella  NOTE:  If done individually:  Hepatitis B $35; MMR $32; Varicella $23
    • Hepatitis B Injections: $75 each (3) total of $225
    • Varicella Vaccination: $125
    • Measles Vaccination (MMR):  $70
    • Malpractice Insurance: $37
    • TB skin test: $17
    • 10 Panel drug screening: $40
    • Lab Coat: $40
    • Scrub Suits (per pair) $40 (3) $120 Total
    • Name Tag: $5
    • Tennis Shoes $50
    • VSCC Patch: $8
    • Thumb Drive/Flash Drive: $30
    • Personal Medical Insurance: ???
  3. Student Membership Expense (optional)
    • Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) membership $45
    • AIUM membership $25
  4. Non-credit Center of Emphasis Patient Assessment Class with Basic Life Support Class $180
  5. Non-credit Center of Emphasis Vascular Seminar Class $425
  6. Background Check $75.00
  7. ARDMS Registry Exam Fees (after graduation)-(1) Abdomen $250  (2) Obsetrics/ Gynecology $250  (3) Physical Principles &Instrumentation $250
  8. Edelman/ESP Seminar (not required, but strongly recommended) $450

Approximate cost for DMS Program is $3,800.  This amount does not include the cost of tuition at VSCC, personal medical insurance, or cost of gas necessary for commute to and from clinical sites.

**All prices for labs/immunizations are from Fairvue Primary Care in Gallatin, TN.  Cost is variable based on location.