In accordance with the Process to Reopen Pennsylvania, we have resumed limited university operations effective June 8, 2020.
CPPD intends to use virtual communication to maintain the structure of their current schedule.
The week leading up to Commencement is always a busy one full of events before graduates head out into the world with their new professional degrees in hand. But, on Thursday, October 11, family and friends gathered and watched proudly as graduates were presented with their hard-earned professional degrees at the University’s Fall Commencement at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts’ Perelman Theater in Philadelphia.
Two of the University’s clinical facilities - The Eye Institute (TEI) and the Speech-Language Institute (SLI) - recently welcomed new faculty.
If you are confused about whether to apply to the Traditional program versus the Accelerated Scholars program in the University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry, check out our infographic for a helpful side by side comparison.
Kylie Auman, OD ‘18 has a lot to be proud of. Not only did she recently graduate with her doctorate while attending the Pennsylvania College of Optometry’s Accelerated Scholars program, but she is also the first Scholars program graduate to begin her residency at The Eye Institute (TEI) of Salus University. It was a lot of hard work and dedication - with a little bit of her infectious optimism sprinkled in - that led Dr. Auman to obtain this position.
Meghan Thompson ‘19OD just achieved the highest National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO®) Part I Applied Basic Science Examination score nationally.