Undergraduate preparation for the study of optometry requires a strong foundation in science, mathematics, humanities, and social sciences.
Students may apply for admission while completing their admission requirements. Students taking pre-optometry course work at other undergraduate programs are encouraged to consult the Office of Student Affairs and Admissions to assure prerequisite course equivalence.
|Biological Sciences with laboratory**||8|
|Advanced Biological Sciences (human related; junior or senior level)||8|
|Microbiology with laboratory **||4|
|Fundamentals of Chemistry with laboratory **||8|
|Organic Chemistry with laboratory **||4|
|General Physics with laboratory **||8|
|Introduction to Psychology||3|
|Statistics with application in biological and social sciences||3|
* Hours of required course work dependent on course content.
** Online coursework is not accepted.