National Education Curriculum

The NEC was developed collaboratively and endorsed by sonography-related organizations. Those organizations that have formally endorsed the NEC are identified with the “†” symbol. Supporting organizations are identified with the “*” symbol.

  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)*
  • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)*
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)*
  • American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)†
  • American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)*
  • Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)†
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology (JRC-CVT)*
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS)†
  • Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)†
  • Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU)*
  • Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS)†
  • Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU)†

Note: Additional endorsements or support from the American College of Cardiology (ACC), American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and American College of Radiology (ACR) will be updated as notification is received.