How to apply to the Doctor of Optometry program
You can apply to the Doctor of Optometry program before or after finishing your bachelor’s degree. In some cases, students gain early admission to the program before finishing their undergraduate career.
If you are an international applicant, you may apply to the Doctor of Optometry program during your final year of undergraduate study, or after receiving a U.S. bachelor’s degree (or its recognized equivalent).
All applicants are required to follow the steps outlined below. International applicants also must follow the international application process and admission standards of the Office of International Services.