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Join us for online information sessions to learn more about SCO, optometry, The Eye Center and more.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:00-3:00 PM CDT
Did you know that SCO provides a wealth of education and resources to prepare students for a future in optometric private practice? As part of the upcoming Health Professions Week programming, this free webinar session will feature SCO's Hayes Center for Practice Excellence. Mr. Mike McKeever will discuss the invaluable resources available to students preparing for their career in optometry and seeking job placement for post-graduation. The mission of the Hayes Center is "to teach independent optometrists the fundamentals of managing the business side of their practice...". To learn more about all that the Hayes Center for Excellence has to offer, please register and tune in to the live webinar!
Registration Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_KSDehPxJSHGeLK-nLJ-SJQ
November: Preparing to Practice Optometry
View video recordings of past information sessions:
2020-2021 Webinar Series
Life of An SCO Student (October 20, 2020)
A Preview of the SCO Curriculum (September 29, 2020)
Interview Skills (August 19, 2020)
2019-2020 Webinar Series
Exploring the Field of Optometry (June 22, 2020)
COVID-19 & ts Effects on the Application Cycle (May 27, 2020)
Financial Aid and Budgeting for Optometry School (April 20, 2020)
Preparing for the Profession (November 21, 2019)
Strengthening Your Application (September 17, 2019)
Interview Skills (August 12, 2019)
Tour SCO & The Eye Center (July 24, 2019)
2018-2019 Webinar Series
Application Process, Timeline, and Tips (June 4th, 2019)
Reapplying for Admission to SCO (May 16, 2019)
Preparing for the OAT (April 22, 2019)
A Preview of the SCO Curriculum (March 19, 2019)
Financial Aid & Budgeting for Optometry School (February 21, 2019)
'A day in the life' SCO Student Panel (January 23, 2019)
Exploring the Field of Optometry (November 5, 2018)
Strengthen Your Application (September 13, 2018)
Interview Skills (August 20, 2018)
2017-2018 Webinar Series
Reapplying for Admission to SCO (May 31, 2018)
Application Process, Timeline, and Tips (April 23, 2018)
Prepare for the OAT (March 20, 2018)
A day in the life of an optometry student (February 21, 2018)
Financial Aid & Budgeting for Optometry School (January 30, 2018)
A Preview of the SCO Curriculum (November 9, 2017)
SCO Student Panel (November 6, 2017)
Strengthen Your Application Webinar (October 25, 2017)
Interview Skills Workshop Webinar (September 20, 2017)
2016 – 2017 Webinar Series
OAT 101 (May 31, 2017)
Financial Aid at SCO (March 8, 2017)
The Hayes Center for Practice Excellence (January 26, 2017)
A Preview of the SCO Curriculum (October 4, 2016)
Applicant Interview Skills & Etiquette (August 31, 2016)
2015 - 2016 Webinar Series:
Exploring the Profession (July 20, 2016)
The Application Checklist (June 22, 2016)
The Eye Center at SCO (May 31, 2016)
OAT 101 (March 30, 2016)
Financial Aid at SCO (February 17, 2016)
A Preview of the SCO Curriculum (November 18, 2015)