*** Attention High School Students ***
The New England College of Optometry has affiliations with undergraduate institutions in New England for the awarding of a joint Bachelor of Science degree. The New England College of Optometry offers this program in conjunction with:
- Assumption College in Worcester
- Providence College
- University of Hartford
- University of Maine
- Wheaton College (offers a BA degree, not a BS)
Students entering this joint program may receive a conditional acceptance into the College as they begin their first year of undergraduate studies. Upon completion of three years of specified course work (providing predetermined grade point average and OAT scores are met), these students will enroll at The New England College of Optometry.
After the first year of professional study, the student will earn a Bachelor of Science degree from their undergraduate institution. After completion of the fourth year of professional study, the student will earn the Doctor of Optometry degree from The New England College of Optometry.
Additional information and applications can be obtained by contacting the Office of Student Admissions at 1-800-824-5526 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The New England College of Optometry is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE) of the American Optometric Association (a member of the Council of Post-Secondary Accreditation) and the New England Association of Schools & Colleges, Inc. (NEASC).