Education Is an Investment in Your Future
You have chosen to apply to one of the nation's leading optometry schools—alma mater to 14 American Optometric Association Presidents with almost 100 years of graduating the best clinicians in the field. Congratulations!
The Admissions Office provides outstanding service throughout the admissions process, prompt and courteous responses to your questions, and detailed literature that provides facts—not just fluff. We truly are committed to recruiting and retaining the best optometry school applicants in the world.
Take some time to learn about our admissions process and how you can become a stronger applicant.
Apply to Optometry School at SCO
SCO’s application process operates within OptomCAS, a centralized service that begins accepting applications on June 30. Because of our rolling admissions infrastructure, SCO encourages interested students to apply early.
There are numerous, detailed steps to follow when applying to SCO. Before receiving consideration, the following must be submitted:
OptomCAS Application and All Supporting Documents
SCO’s Supplemental Application
Optometry Admission Test (OAT) Scores
For detailed information on each step of the process, please visit our How to Apply page.