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Join us for online information sessions to learn more about SCO, optometry, The Eye Center and more.
July 2022: A Preview of SCO’s Curriculum & Academic Program
During this webinar, attendees will receive an introduction to the SCO curriculum and what students need to do academically and personally in undergrad to prepare for it.
August 2022: Why SCO?: A Student Panel
During this webinar, a panel of Student Ambassadors will discuss what attracted them to Southern College of Optometry and why they ultimately chose to attend.
September 2022: How to Master the SCO Admissions Interview
During this webinar, the VP of Student Services will walk prospective students through the interview process and give them tips and recommendations for how to make the most of an admissions interview with SCO faculty.
October 2022: Life After Optometry School
Facilitated by representatives of the Hayes Center for Practice Excellence and a recent SCO alumni, this webinar will give a brief overview of the life of a newly certified optometrist; from finding a position to pursuing a residency, becoming accustomed to the work/life balance, and possibly opening or partnering in a private practice.
November 2022: SCO Academic Resources & Services
During this webinar, recipients will take part in a brief overview of the support services available to students to ensure they can perform at their best academically while at SCO.
View video recordings of past information sessions:
2021-2022 Webinar Series
An Introduction to Regional Contract Seats & Scholarships (May 25, 2022)
How to Be a Competitive Applicant (April 18, 2022)
Eye See You: Diversity & Inclusion at SCO (February 16, 2022)
Making SENSE of CENTS: Financial Aid & Budgeting in Optometry School (January 18, 2022)
The Wide World of Optometry (November 22, 2021)
Why SCO?: A Student Panel (October 22, 2021)
The SCO Campus & Clinical Facilities (September 15, 2021)
Mastering the Admissions Interview (August 18, 2021)
Life After Optometry School (July 20, 2021)
2020-2021 Webinar Series
Life in the Mojo City: The Benefits of Living & Learning in Memphis, TN (May 21, 2021)
How to Be a Competitive Applicant (April 8, 2021)
Preparing for the OAT (March 17, 2021)
Financial Aid and Budgeting for Optometry School (February 16, 2021)
SCO Student Resources and Services (January 25, 2021)
Preparing to Practice (November 10, 2020)
Life of An SCO Student (October 20, 2020)
A Preview of the SCO Curriculum (September 29, 2020)
Interview Skills (August 19, 2020)
Be sure to check out more videos about Southern College of Optometry by visiting our YouTube Channel.