Optometry Career Information
Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry
Association website: opted.org
Required entrance exam: OAT, 90 days between repeat exams
Common electronic application: OptomCAS
Application launch date: mid July, submission available immediately
OptomCAS application details:
- Personal statement length: 4500 characters (including spaces)
- Primary application entails:
- Completed application
- Personal statement
- Official transcripts
- OAT score
- Application fee
*Letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the HPA office.
A list of accredited schools can be found at the ASCO website.