Cost of Program

The below information is an estimate only and subject to change.

Total Cost of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program:

In-State with COF stipend*: $14,200
Out-of-State: $40,990**

*The College Opportunity Fund (COF) stipend is available to eligible, in-state students who apply for and authorize it

** You may be eligible for a reduction in out of state tuition through Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) program if you are a resident of one of the participating western states and you do not intend to establish residency in Colorado or take online courses. Visit the WUE website
The WUE application (view or download PDF for printing) along with a copy of your out of state ID or driver’s license and submit to Student Records or reach out to student records with any questions you may have.

Detailed List of Costs:

In-State Tuition with COF: $9,048
Out of State Tuition: $37,126

Student Fees: $1,287
Scrubs/Shoes: $300
Course Fees: $2,200
CastleBranch Compliance Screening: $91

Students should also plan for costs associated with transportation to campus/clinical sites and program prerequisites, as they will vary.  Most sites are within a 75-mile radius of Denver, but the program may send students to sites within a 100-mile radius to include out of state placement.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is available to RRCC students. To find out more information, please contact the Financial Aid Office or call 303.914.6256.


For information regarding scholarships available at RRCC, visit the RRCC Foundation web page.


The Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act (WIOA) is a federally-funded program that may be able to provide funding to eligible students. More information can be found on the WOIA website