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Career Resources

New England College of Optometry is committed to helping student reach their employment goals throughout their career through specific workshops and seminars, networking events, career fairs, cover letter review, and online career resources provided by Alumni Relations and Student Services. The College also hosts an online job posting site for alumni and online career databases for outside recruiters, consultants, and other firms or groups. All external opportunities and sites posted do not represent endorsement in any way by the College.

Career Workshops, Events, and Resources

  • Workshops and Events
    The Office of Alumni Relations provides several workshops and events throughout the year to connect current students with alumni and meet the career needs of students at the College.
  • Resume Review
    Students and recent graduates are encouraged to submit their resumes and CVs for review by members of NECO's Alumni Association Board on an ongoing basis. Please contact for more information.

Career Portal: Job Postings and Practices for Sale

  • Optometric Practice Opportunities
    New England College of Optometry maintains a listing of open optometric positions and practices for sale submitted through our website. These listings are intended as a resource for NECO students, recent graduates, alumni, residents, faculty, and friends of New England College of Optometry. It provides the ability for individuals and optometric practices to post and search for optometric job openings and practices for sale both locally and across the country. View listings.

Online Career Resources

  • Career Databases and Websites
    A listing of helpful online career databases and website to assist new graduates and seasoned professionals with their job search. 
  • Canadian Optometric Job Resources
    A listing of optometric associations, regulatory bodies, and provincial associations for optometrists wishing to practice in Canada. 

Resources for Practitioners

  • Eye Health and Vision Resources
    A listing of online resources for practitioners about issues such as eye health, eye disease, and vision. The websites are provided as a reference and are not endorsed by the College in any way.