Optometric Technician/Assistant  Program Description

 
 
Optometric Technician/Assistant. A program that prepares individuals to assist optometrists in providing patient care, administering examinations and treatments, and performing office administrative functions. Includes instruction in applied anatomy and physiology of the eye, visual testing, patient communication, patient preparation, medications and administration, dispensing and fitting of eyeglasses and contact lenses, record-keeping, and office management skills.

This program is available in these options:

  • Certificate program
  • Associate degree


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