Program outcomes and effectiveness data

Program outcomes assessment is ongoing in an effort to assure that the program is meeting its prescribed level of quality and student success.

Results are reported to the JRCDMS and published annually. Outcomes from the past five years of program assessment are published in the tables below, by specialty track.

UW Hospitals and Clinics School of DMS Program Outcomes

 Class of 2021Three-year average
ARDMS Registry Pass RateAbdomen (AB)100%100%
 Adult Echocardiography (AE)100%100%
 Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN)100%100%
 Sonography Principles and Instrumentation (SPI)100%100%
 Vascular Technology (VT)89%97%
Job Placement*Abdominal Sonography-Extended/Obstetrics and Gynecology Sonography/Vascular Sonography100%100%
 Adult Cardiac Sonography/Vascular Sonography100%100%
Retention^Abdominal Sonography-Extended/Obstetrics and Gynecology Sonography/Vascular Sonography43%76.8%
 Adult Cardiac Sonography/Vascular Sonography86%90%

* Employed full- or part-time in a related field
^ Within the program at UW Hospitals and Clinics