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Pre-Optometry

Optometry School Prerequisite Courses:

  • English:  ENG 101 and ENG 102
  • Psychology:  PSY 200
  • Social Science (2 courses):  HIS, SOC, POL, ECO, ANT, PSY
  • Statistics:  STA 215 or STA 270
  • Calculus:  MAT 124
  • General Biology:  BIO 111/111L and BIO 112/112L
  • Microbiology:  BIO 320
  • General Physics:  PHY 131 and PHY 132 or PHY 201 and PHY 202
  • General Chemistry:  CHE 111/111L and CHE 112/112L
  • Organic Chemistry:  CHE 361/361L
  • Biochemistry:  CHE 430

Optometry Admission Test (OAT)

https://www.ada.org/oat/index.html

Optometry School Application (OptomCAS)

http://www.optomcas.org/

Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

https://optometriceducation.org/students-future-students/

Individual optometry schools may require additional application materials, so it is important to research each school to ensure that your application is complete.

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