McMaster University

Medical Radiation Sciences (Ultrasonography Specialization) (B.M.R.Sc.)

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Program Information

School:McMaster University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Diag. Med. Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Description:The Medical Radiation Sciences (MRSc) program is delivered through a partnership between Mohawk College and McMaster University. Launched in September 2004, the program arose from discussions between the Faculty of Science at McMaster University and the department of Medical Imaging at Mohawk College. Both institutions are acknowledged leaders in health sciences education in Ontario, with a record of success in program collaboration and pedagogical innovation.

Ultrasonography: Includes discipline-specific courses in ultrasound physics and instrumentation, human anatomy and pathology, abdominal, obstetrical and pelvic, musculoskeletal and vascular procedures, patient care and safety, and pediatric sonography.
URL:Medical Radiation Sciences (Ultrasonography Specialization) (B.M.R.Sc.) at McMaster University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $8,076
International: $30,811

Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.
Enrolment #:150
Careers:Ultrasound Technologists (Medical Sonographers)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*85 to 88
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 

Applicants are required to at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U, MHF4U, MCV4U, SBI4U, and SCH4U.

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]

Students who have been asked to meet McMaster's English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 190, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on May 23, 2019