Sonography Program

Deadline for application is November 1st.

Thank you for visiting Sovah School of Health Professions, Sonography Program’s web page! The program is owned and operated by Sovah Health, with hospital campuses in Danville and Martinsville, Virginia. 


  • The program is a full-time, 17-month degree program.  
  • The program will require that students attend classroom and lab instruction as well as rotate to various approved medical facilities located within a 90-minute drive of the Danville campus. While primary rotations will be Monday – Friday, first-shift hours, some rotations will include evening and weekend hours. Clinical exposure to various healthcare facilities, imaging equipment, and sonography protocols is essential to prepare students for success.
  • Acceptance into this program is very competitive, and early application is encouraged.

After completion of this program, while you will not be guaranteed a job, placement is very likely due to the number of job openings both locally and nationally. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the field of medical sonography is projected to grow 19.5% between 2018 and 2028, much higher than the growth rate of many other occupations. 

If you are interested in applying for this program please complete the application located here. Should you have questions, please feel free to call 434-799-2271 and ask for the School of Health Professions Program Director or Sonography Program Director. We look forward to hearing from you.

To learn more about sonography and exciting career options, watch this video provided by the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.