Eye Care Technologies
  • Assist ophthalmologists with patient procedures
  • Utilize advanced vision care equipment and resources
  • Perform various vision and diagnostic tests
Career Major Length 525.00 Total
Course Title Hours
OMP Clinical Roles 65.00
Core Medical Terminology 45.00
Ocular Anatomy & Physiology 40.00
Ocular Disease & Ocular Pharmacology 50.00
Optics & Vision Correction 60.00
Vision in Office Procedures 80.00
Vision Clinical Practicum I 110.00
Vision Clinical Practicum II 60.00
Vision Professional Development 15.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading and math skills at the 10th grade level or above
  • A positive attitude
  • A general interest in health careers
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to relate to people in a caring, empathetic manner
  • Good eye-hand coordination
  • Dependability
  • Ability to work effectively with a wide variety of personality types

Student Organizations

Industry Accreditations

  • Pending

Metro Tech Accreditations

Health Careers Center
(Springlake Campus)

Career Major Length
525 hours

Who Can Enroll
High School Seniors

M-F 7:25 -10:25A &/or 11:25A-2:25P

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Tuition, fees, career majors, courses and hours are subject to change without notice. Exam fees are nonrefundable.