Early Admission

Required courses for early admission

In addition to the standard admission prerequisites, students entering the Doctor of Optometry program without a bachelor’s degree must have completed additional courses in the following areas. Up to 10 credit hours may be completed online.

Course requirements
Subject areaMinimum credit hours
Arts and humanities (at least two courses)6
Foreign language (at least two courses)*6
Social and historical studies (at least two courses)6
Additional creditsas needed
* Students who have completed two or more years of a single foreign language in high school, with an average grade of C or above, are exempt from the foreign language requirement. The foreign language requirement also may be met by a placement exam.

Contact the Office of Student Administration

For Doctor of Optometry program admission questions or to schedule an advising appointment, please contact:

Office of Student Administration
Indiana University School of Optometry
800 E. Atwater Avenue
Second Floor
Bloomington, IN 47405

Phone: 812-855-1917
Fax: 812-855-4389
Email: iubopt@indiana.edu

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