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
  • TB skin Screening: $17
  • 10-Panel Drug Screening: $40
  • Lab Coat: $40
  • Scrub Suits: $45/set (3 Sets Recommended) $135 Total
  • Tennis Shoes $60
  • VSCC Patch: $8
  • Name Tag: $5
  • Thumb Drive/Flash Drive: $20
  • Malpractice Insurance: $37
  • Personal and Professional Liability Insurance: $34
  • 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: $180

Background Check: $75

American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) Registry Exam Fees: $975 Total

  • Physical Principles & Instrumentation: $225
  • Abdomen: $250
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: $250
  • Vascular Technology: $250

Edelman/ESP Seminar (Optional): $450

DMS Program totals $3,400 + tuition + personal medical insurance + transportation to and from clinical sites.

**All prices for labs/immunizations are from Fairvue Primary Care in Gallatin, TN. Cost varies by institution.