Application Form - Medical/Cardiovascular Sonography

Open applications to Cardiovascular Sonography Program is August 16, 2022

The deadline to submit is March 1st at 5:00 P. M. of the admitting year. A cumulative grade point average of 2.8 or higher at the last college attended is required to submit the application form. All admission requirements must have been met to be considered. A current application to the college must be on file. The TEAS test (Version VII), must be completed before February 28th of the admitting year. A program application is required for all programs you are interested in applying to.

General Information: Please complete each section of the application Form. If you need assistance, please schedule an appointment with the Health Sciences Student Navigator at jcchealthprograms@johnstoncc.edu.

Note: Applicants are responsible to ensure all required documents are on file. Incomplete packets cannot be processed. Applicants not completing the TEAS at JCC must request TEAS scores 7th Edition from ATI directly. Please view their web-site at www.atitesting.com for additional information. A score of exemplary or advanced or proficient on the TEAS and have a 2.8 grade point average or higher to meet final consideration requirements. Please review the Sonography Admission Policy for detailed information.

If applying to multiple programs, please indicate preference for Medical/Cardiac Vascular Sonography Program

Please list all High Schools, College and Universities attended: Please send ALL official transcripts to the Admissions and Student Enrollment Office, they are required to be on file with the college.

Admission Requirements:
Prerequisite Coursework Must complete or be enrolled in final pre-requisites when applying to the Sonography program. Courses must be completed by May 15th of the admitting year with a minimum grade of “C” or better. For Courses not completed at Johnston Community College, final transcripts must be on file in The Enrollment and Student Success Office by May 15th of the admitting year.

Place into MAT 143 – Quantitative Literacy without co-req (MAT 043)

*Note: If taking ENG 111, MAT 143 or MAT 171 with co-requisite (Can be taking ENG or MATH FALL/SPRING semester with co-requisite to apply).

NO points are awarded for the prerequisite classes.

Certified Nursing Assistant or CNA Certification (Nurse Aide 1): Refer to the admissions policy for more information regarding exemptions. (Must be completed by June 1st of the admitting year). A copy of the CNA certificate is required or submitted by June 1st. Applicants can be enrolled in the Spring Semester and apply to the program, a copy of the CNA registration form must accompany the application.

Additional Coursework – Courses required in the Sonography program. Courses may be taken prior to entering the program.

Point ranking is completed by the College A-4 pts; B-3 pts; C-2 pts. Note: Only general education (no points for prerequisite courses) classes completed at the deadline date of March 1, 2023 are used.

Did you complete MED 120 or MED 121?

Note: OPTIONAL For additional points: MED 120-Survey of Medical Terminology (preferred) or MED 121-MedicalTerminology I.

Do you have a patient care related Allied Health Profession or  currently enrolled in the final semester on 3/1 and have the letter of recommendation from the program director completed?

Applicants with a patient care related Allied Health Profession* or currently are enrolled in the final semester on 3/1 must have a recommendation letter from the program director.

(20 points) (Letter of recommendation from the program director must be included in the application packet).

Have completed Foundations of Sonography before March 1 of the admitting year at JCC? OPTIONAL

A Foundations of Sonography course (SON 3000) is offered through Continuing Education. The course is optional, but strongly encouraged. Points can be earned in the point ranking for those completing the course (6 points).

Completed Intro to Cardiac Anatomy & EKG  (SON 3001) before March 1 of the admitting year at JCC? OPTIONAL

Optional: Complete Intro to Cardiac Anatomy & EKG (SON 3001) OR have an EKG Tech Certification before March 1 of admitting year at (6 points)

(6 points-USE ONLY FOR CVS APPLICANTS , DOES NOT COUNT FOR MED SON).

Did you completed an EKG Tech Certification before March 1 of the admitting year at JCC? OPTIONAL

(Optional: Complete Intro to Cardiac Anatomy & EKG (SON 3001) OR have an EKG Tech Certification before March 1 of admitting year at JCC (6 points)

(6 points-USE ONLY FOR CVS APPLICANTS, DOES NOT COUNT FOR MED SON).

Applicants must have met the admission requirements to apply to the Medical Sonography/Cardiac Vascular Sonography Program by the deadline date of March 1st at 5pm. Application packets must be complete.