Program Goals & Student Learning Outcomes

Vascular Sonography

The primary goal of the Vascular Sonography Program is to prepare competent entry-level sonographers in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains for the following concentration it offers:

Vascular Sonography

Graduates of the Owens Community College Program will be able to perform, at minimum, the following goals and objectives:   


Students will be knowledgeable in their field.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will demonstrate critical thinking skills regarding sonographic procedures in order to provide optimal results.

Students will obtain, interpret, and review data from charts and patients to facilitate in optimal results.


Students will be clinically proficient.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will perform and analyze sonographic procedures appropriately and accurately for interpretation.

Students will perform a broad range of sonographic examinations.


Students will model professionalism.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will demonstrate effective communications skills.

Students will utilize patient care and comfort skills to provide compassionate care.

Students will act in professional and ethical manner while functioning as part of the healthcare team.