Feb 25, 2021  
NSU Catalog 2020-2021 
    
NSU Catalog 2020-2021

Optometry (Pre-)


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With a career in optometry, you'll make a clear difference in people's lives, ensuring the visual health of your patients. While pre-optometry is not a major itself, we'll match you with a degree program and the necessary coursework required to prepare you for admission into a school of optometry.

This program will be a good fit if you:

  • Are able to adapt to new techniques and instruments
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Are detail oriented
  • Have a strong mathematical and scientific background
  • Have good coordination
  • Are service-oriented
  • Have strong decision-making skills

With an optometry degree, you could work in the areas of:

  • Pediatric optometry
  • Geriatric optometry
  • Vision therapy

Students in our pre-optometry program often major in:

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