So, you want to be an optometrist?

Optometry provides you the opportunity to work closely with your patients and help their eyes and other vision-related issues.

Patients receive through your education, dedication, and ability to establish a positive patient-doctor relationship, quality healthcare.

To become an optometrist one must graduate from optometry school, typically taking 4 years.

Key Points

  • "Pre-Optometry" is not a major. Major in an area of personal interest to obtain a degree.
  • Being "Pre-Optometry" is an interest in addition to your major.
  • Optometry schools accept a variety of majors. You can major in whatever you are interested in as long as you complete the requirements.