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Pennsylvania College of Optometry

Pennsylvania College of
Optometry

We have pioneered standard setting innovations in optometric education since 1919. Today, Salus University continues to offer more choices for our students.

Mission
The Pennsylvania College of Optometry innovates and leads in the development of optometrists who advance health and health care through excellence in discovery, patient care, and professionalism.

Vision
By 2018 the Pennsylvania College of Optometry will be recognized as an innovator in providing optometric education with emphasis on an interdisciplinary approach to healthcare.

Doctor of Optometry – Traditional Program

Doctor of Optometry – Traditional Program

PCO created a four year degree program in 1919 that set the standard for all other institutions of optometry.

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Doctor of Optometry –  Accelerated Scholars Program

Doctor of Optometry – Accelerated Scholars Program

This program allows students to complete their optometry degree in an accredited 36-month campus-based program.

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Residency Programs

Residency Programs

Our residency programs are among the very highest available, either academically or institutionally-based.

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International Optometry Programs

International Optometry Programs

We offer a variety of educational programs and initiatives for international students and ophthalmic practitioners.

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PCO Faculty

Faculty and Administration

View Pennsylvania College of Optometry faculty members and University administration.

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