Advanced Technical Certificate

The Advanced Technical Certificate (ATC) in Echocardiography is for health professionals who have completed an associate degree, or higher, in Cardiovascular Technology, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nursing, Radiography or Respiratory Care from a regionally accredited institution.

The Echocardiography Certificate can lead to a Bachelor’s degree in Cardiopulmonary Sciences or in Radiologic and Imaging Sciences for students who meet the specific Bachelor’s degree requirements.

Admission into Echocardiography

Application Information

Health Sciences Advising

Health Sciences Advising

The advising staff can answer program-specific questions, assist in career and educational planning, and offer expert educational guidance for students seeking career opportunities through the completion of an A.S. or B.S. Degree or a Certificate program.

Location, Hours and Contact

West Campus, Building 1, Room 130
Mon-Thur: 8am-5pm
Friday: 9am-5pm
Summer Hours Friday: 9am-12pm

Steps for Admission to Program

  • 1Attend a Program Information Session. Please bring a copy of the program guide for your desired track with you. If you are not local and cannot attend the information session, and review the  program guide.
  • 2Apply to Valencia College.
  • 3Complete required general education courses before applying to the program.
  • 4Once your transcripts have been received and evaluated, and if you meet eligibility requirements, you can apply to the program.