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Mission Statement - DACC Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program

The mission of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program of Doña Ana Community College is to provide high quality didactic and clinical education in diagnostic medical sonography that fulfills the requirements for certification through the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) and the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (Sonography Credential) ARRT(S).

Program Philosophy

The philosophy of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program is that higher education enables students to advance professionally as well as personally.  The Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program offers and delivers a high standard of didactic and clinical education for the student which develops their potential as effective future sonographers.  The program recognizes, supports, and complies with the educational philosophy and mission of Doña Ana Community College and New Mexico State University.  The program does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

Mission Statement - Class of 2014

Our mission is to conduct ourselves in a way that brings honor to the profession and that is guided by our personal values.

We will provide compassion, kindness, and sincerity in all that we do.

We will place duties of service over our own needs.

We will always remain honest, maintain integrity, and strive for excellence.

We will have dignity, passion for the profession, and pursue everything with curiosity.

We don't just scan babies!!

Mission Statement - Class of 2013 (Fall Graduates)

Be Kind, Respectful, and Patient

Learn, Laugh, and Live Without Ever Giving Up

Commit To Excellence In All Aspects Of Sonography


We're always thorough and neat; never rushing through to catch every pathology.

We're Sonographers, It's What We Do!


Mission Statement - Class of 2013 (Spring Graduates)

To honor all our patients by being responsible and accountable for each of our actions 

 To be respectful all around, with each of our patients and take the needed time to comfort them 

To always be knowledgeable on the specific topic at hand and not be afraid to admit when help is needed 

To always work as a team, including other imaging departments 

Last but not least, our mission is to promise to be the best sonographers we can be

Mission Statement - Class of 2012

Kindness, Respect, Sensitivity, Integrity

Curious, Knowledge and Fight

Making us the sonographers who will do the job right!


Dedication Motivation Success

Mission Statement - Class of 2011

  • Provide a friendly and professional environment while learning and achieving excellence.
  • Use our skills and knowledge to provide superior care to our patients above and beyond the call of duty.
  • Strive to provide service to the community and continue our pursuit of personal knowledge.

We plan to save the world one scan at a time!