Cardiovascular Sonography Program Costs

All costs listed are estimates and subject to change. Tuition is set by the State Board of Community Colleges and the North Carolina General Assembly and subject to change without notice.

Tuition*$5,700 In-State; $20,100 Out-of-State
Lab Fees$3.75 per lab hour; total $78.75
Student Activity Fee$26 per semester; $20 in summer
Technology Fee$32 per semester
Access Fee$15 per semester; $10 in summer
Accident Insurance$1 per semester
Malpractice Insurance$16 CVS 160 & CVS 260
TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills)$87
BLS Certification$80 class; $21.35 book; $13.30 facemask
NAI Class$180 class; $35 fees; $24.50 book
Medical Exam & Immunizations**Varies
Criminal Background Check & Drug Screen$125.75
Clinical Onboarding Subscription$34.99 per year
Clinical Uniforms & Supplies$200
ARDMS Credentialing Exam-Part I$250 SON 111
ARDMS Credentialing Exam-Part 2$275 CVS 277
Graduation Fee$40

*Tuition calculated using the tuition rate for 75 credit hours and following an ideal semester-by-semester plan for completing the general education and cardiovascular sonography course requirements.

**Costs for the medical exam and immunizations will vary based on the specific needs of each student, selected medical provider, and health insurance coverage.