Ophthalmic Assistant I


The Ophthalmic Assistant program prepares the student to become part of the eye-care team, assisting doctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye (Ophthalmologists). The program is a preparatory course designed to follow the guidelines of the Commission on Accreditation of Ophthalmic Medical Programs (COA-OMP) and the International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO). The application process for accreditation by COA-OMP will continue during the first year of the program.

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Dates 09/17/18 - 12/17/18    Note: Class schedule includes one Saturday a month.


  • Time of day: Evenings
  • Duration: 15 weeks
  • Days: Monday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Hours: 60
  • Class Times: 6:00pm - 9:30pm
  • CRN: 4115
  • Room: LH C202
  • Instructor: Dr. Scott Spector

Scholarships are available based on eligibility and an application process – Please call for orientation dates and details

Attend an Info Session!

August 23, 10am-11am
August 29, 6pm-7pm

Sessions will be held in Beacon Hall, Room 116.

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Ophthalmic Assistant

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