What You Should Know — Optometry Admissions and SCCO

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The Unique Doctor-Patient Relationship and Standing On Your Own Two Feet!

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April 11, 2017

As will become evident by the voicing of this article, as a female optometrist with 40 years in the profession, this message is mostly for female pre-optometry students who are preparing to join optometry’s ranks. That disclaimer made, I hope male pre-optometry students enjoy the message too. This article has taken shape through the many conversations… Read More ›

Financial Aid 101: Making Sense of the Cost of an Optometric Education

As an admissions officer, I consult with many who are justifiably concerned with the potential costs of an optometric education. Most pre-optometry students research programs’ websites and use the fee for tuition as the key indicator and thus the cost basis for comparison. This is a mistake.  Annual tuition cannot be used to compare schools because it does… Read More ›

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