International Optometry Programs

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN CLINICAL OPTOMETRY WITH AN ADVANCED STUDIES CERTIFICATE DEGREE PROGRAM

Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry offers a Master of Science in
Clinical Optometry (MSCO) with an Advanced Studies Certificate Degree program for international opthalmic practitioners desiring to advance their knowledge and skills in optometric care and to experience specialized training within a specific content area. This degree program features biomedical and visual sciences, clinical sciences, research design and application, and small group learning experiences, delivered in 38 semester hour credits over a 12 month period. This program is delivered in a fulltime program of study taking place at Salus University, Elkins Park, PA, USA.

Masters of Science in Four Modules

The MSCO portion of the degree program is comprised of four modules, each containing a series of courses with compilations of lectures, workshops, clinical skills training, controlled patient care and research.

Advanced Studies Certificates

Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry offers students the opportunity to customize their experience by gaining additional knowledge and skills within a specific content area through Advanced Studies Certificates.

The current Advanced Studies content offerings are:
  • Advanced Studies in Binocular Vision and Vision Therapy
  • Advanced Studies in Vision Impairment and Rehabilitation
  • Advanced Studies in Contact Lenses
  • Advanced Studies in Optics, Refraction, and Dispensing
  • Advanced Studies in Anterior Segment Disease
For more information regarding the program, please contact the Office of Admissions by email at admissions@salus.edu.

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