WCUI has adapted our programs to keep our student's education on track while keeping our faculty, staff, students and community safe and healthy. For important updates on our COVID-19 Campus Policies & Procedures please visit wcui.edu/coronavirus/
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Adapting to Keep Your Education on Track
Our healthcare heroes are working hard to heal and protect our communities. Today, WCUI is adapting our programs so you can continue your education and gain the knowledge and skills you need to join them. WCUI is now offering hybrid courses in sonography and MRI. Are you ready to make a difference? Enroll with us today! Nursing programs have moved to our new sister school, Smith Chason School of Nursing located in Los Angeles, Ontario, California and Phoenix, Arizona! To find more information about Smith Chason's expansion, Vocational Nursing and other nursing diploma and degree programs please visit smithchason.com.
WCUI wants to ensure your education journey doesn’t miss a beat, and for that reason we now offer hybrid programs. We're bringing our engaging lecture classes online, combined with our in-person lab courses and externship to help you get the hands-on instruction you need as a sonographer and MRI technologist.
WCUI enrolls for our programs 4 times a year so you can start training for your future today! Our next start is April 3, 2022 and spots are filling quickly. Schedule a virtual appointment with our admissions team to learn more about our programs, funding your education, and complete the enrollment process.
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Kaylie Martinez, RDMS, RVT
Los Angeles 2019
"WCUI has done so much for me, especially at a time when I was focused on paving a path to a better life."
Megan Lilly, ARRT(S), RVT, ARDMS(AB)
"It is just the career I was searching for and I am so glad I quit saying “I’m too old to go back to school."
Emmanuel Tapia, ARRT(MR), ARMRIT
Los Angeles, 2018
"Everyone at WCUI is only interested in setting you up for success and they do everything possible to make that happen."
WCUI School of Medical Imaging has two Bachelor’s of Science degree programs to take your earning potential to the next level. Learn more about WCUI’s 36-month Bachelor Programs in Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography can help you advance your new career
WCUI has four Academic Associate degree programs that can help you launch your medical imaging career in ultrasound and MRI. Learn more about how our 21-month Associate degree programs in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Cardiovascular Sonography, Vascular Sonography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) can help you start a new career.
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