Eye Care Technician CCC Curriculum

Certificate > Eye Care Technician CCC

This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate.  It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.

CCC.EYE.TECH (48 Credit Hours)

This program will prepare the student to perform a visual assessment, contact lens fitting and spectacle dispensing while working closely with ophthalmologists and optometrists. All credits may be applied to the Opticianry degree.

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester
†OPT 1000 Ophthalmic Orientation - 1 cr.
†OPT 1155 Ophthalmic Lens I - 3 cr.
†OPT 1460 Ophthalmic Dispensing I - 3 cr.
†OPT 1460L Ophthalmic Dispensing I Laboratory - 3 cr.
†OPT 2204 Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye -3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester
†OPT 1156 Ophthalmic Lens II - 3 cr.
†OPT 1400L Ophthalmic Laboratory I 3 cr.
†OPT 2500 Contact Lens Theory I - 3 cr.
†OPT 2500L Contact Lens Theory I Laboratory - 2 cr.
†OPT 2800L Vision Care Clinical I - 2 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester
†OPT 2461 Ophthalmic Dispensing II - 3 cr.
†OPT 2801L Vision Care Clinical II - 2 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester
†OPT 1225 Low Vision - 3 cr.
†OPT 2375 Refractometry - 2 cr.
†OPT 2461L Ophthalmic Dispensing Laboratory II - 3 cr.
†OPT 2501 Contact Lens Theory II - 2 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester
†OPT 2375L Refractometry I Laboratory - 2 cr.
†OPT 2376L Refractometry II Laboratory - 1 cr.
†OPT 2463L Ophthalmic Skills Laboratory I - 2 cr.
†OPT 2501L Contact Lens II Laboratory - 2 cr.

†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.

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