Schools for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel

     
 

Below are listed schools (programs) in the U.S. and Canada for ophthalmic assistant, technician, and technologist.  For a list according to location, scroll down.  Click here for program lists according to assistant, technician, or technologist.

 

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Arkansas

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Ophthalmic Technologist
Little Rock, AR

http://www.uams.edu/chrp/omt/

Colorado

Pima Medical Institute - Denver
Ophthalmic Technician
Denver, CO

http://pmi.edu/careers/ophthalmic_medical_technician.asp

Georgia

Emory University

Ophthalmic Technician, Technologist
Atlanta, GA
http://www.eyecenter.emory.edu/education/ophthalmic_tech_training.htm

Illinois

Triton College
Ophthalmic Technician
River Grove, IL

http://www.triton.edu/cgi-bin/r.cgi/department_detail.html?SESSION=yM1fYEKKse&ContentID=384

Lousiana

Delgado Community College
Ophthalmic Assistant
New Orleans, LA
www.dcc.edu

Michigan

Monroe County Community College

Ophthalmic Assistant Program

Monroe, MI

http://www.monroeccc.edu/ccs/lifelong.htm

 

Minnesota

Regions Hospital
Ophthalmic Technologist
St. Paul, MN

http://www.regionshospital.com/Regions/Menu/0,,13255,00.html

St. Catherine University
Ophthalmic Technician
Minneapolis, MN
http://www.stkate.edu/academic/ophthalmic/

New Jersey

Camden County College
Ophthalmic Technician
Blackwood, NJ

http://www.camdencc.edu/academics/prog_guide09-10/career.pdf

UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School
Ophthalmic Assistant
Newark, NJ
http://njms2.umdnj.edu/eyeweb/education/omap.html

North Carolina

 

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Ophthalmic Assistant

Christina Lang, RN

Coordinator Health Occupations

Continuing Education

340 Victoria Road

Asheville, NC  28801

828-398-7332

 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Caldwell Community College

Ophthalmic Assistant
Hudson, NC
www.caldwell.cc.nc.us/healthsci/oma_main.htm

Duke University School of Medicine

Ophthalmic Technician
Durham, NC
http://dukeeyecenter.duke.edu/modules/eyectr_tech/index.php?id=1

 

Sandhills Community College
Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Program
Office: 168 Kennedy Hall
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374
Alberta Purvis, LPN, COMT, CHC, CPC
Office phone: 910-695-3861
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.sandhills.edu/programs/health/medassist/index.php

Ohio

Mercy College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Toledo, OH
www.mercycollege.edu

 

Monroe County Community College

Ophthalmic Assistant Program

Monroe, MI

http://www.monroeccc.edu/ccs/lifelong.htm


Oklahoma

Tulsa Technology Center
Ophthalmic Assistant
Tulsa, OK
http://www.tulsatech.edu/Programs/health_science.aspx

Oregon


Portland Community College
Ophthalmic Technologist
Portland, OR
http://www.pcc.edu/programs/ophthalmic/

South Carolina

Trident Technical College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Charleston, SC
www.tridenttech.edu/15680.htm
 

Tennessee

Volunteer State Community College
Ophthalmic Technologist
Gallatin, TN
http://www.volstate.edu/OphthalmicTech/

Texas

Tyler Junior College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Tyler, TX
www.tjc.edu/vision

Eye Care Technology
San Jacinto College

Ophthalmic Technician
8060 Spencer Highway
C11-1010
Pasadena, Texas 77505
281-478-3606
www.sjcd.edu 


Vermont

Center for Technology, Essex

Ophthalmic Assistant
Essex Junction, VT

http://go-cte.org/educational/ophthalmic_medical_assisting.php

Virginia

Old Dominion University/Eastern VA Medical School

Ophthalmic Technician and Technologist
Norfolk, VA
http://www.evms.edu/evms-school-of-health-professions/ophthalmic-technology.html

Washington, D.C.

Georgetown University
Ophthalmic Assistant, Technician, Technologist
Washington, DC
http://www.georgetownuniversityhospital.org/body.cfm?id=557489

 

Washington

Renton Technical College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Renton, WA
http://www.rtc.edu/Programs/TrainingPrograms/Ophthalmic/

Canada

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

Ophthalmic Assistant
Calgary, AB CANADA
www.sait.ca

Alberta Health Services - Rockyview Hospital

Ophthalmic Technologist
Calgary, AB, CANADA
www.calgaryhealthregion.ca/ophthalmic/

IWK Health Centre/Dalhousie University

Ophthalmic Technologist
Halifax, NS CANADA
http://cvs.healthprofessions.dal.ca/Orthoptics and OMT/

University of Ottawa Eye Institute

Ophthalmic Technologist
Ottawa, ON CANADA
http://www.ottawahospital.on.ca/sc/eyeinstitute/med-edu-e.asp

 

 

Assistant Programs

 

Georgetown University
Ophthalmic Assistant, Technician, Technologist
Washington, DC
http://www.georgetownuniversityhospital.org/body.cfm?id=557489

 

Delgado Community College
Ophthalmic Assistant
New Orleans, LA
www.dcc.edu

 

UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School
Ophthalmic Assistant
Newark, NJ
http://njms2.umdnj.edu/eyeweb/education/omap.html

 

Caldwell Community College

Ophthalmic Assistant
Hudson, NC
www.caldwell.cc.nc.us/healthsci/oma_main.htm

 

Tulsa Technology Center
Ophthalmic Assistant
Tulsa, OK
http://www.tulsatech.edu/Programs/health_science.aspx

 

Trident Technical College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Charleston, SC
www.tridenttech.edu/15680.htm

 

Tyler Junior College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Tyler, TX
www.tjc.edu/vision

 

Center for Technology, Essex

Ophthalmic Assistant
Essex Junction, VT

http://go-cte.org/educational/ophthalmic_medical_assisting.php

 

Renton Technical College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Renton, WA
http://www.rtc.edu/Programs/TrainingPrograms/Ophthalmic/
 

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

Ophthalmic Assistant
Calgary, AB CANADA
www.sait.ca

 

Monroe County Community College

Ophthalmic Assistant Program

Monroe, MI
http://www.monroeccc.edu/ccs/lifelong.htm
 

Mercy College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Toledo, OH 
www.mercycollege.edu

Sandhills Community College
Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Program
Office: 168 Kennedy Hall
3395 Airport Road
Pinehurst, NC 28374
Alberta Purvis, LPN, COMT, CHC, CPC
Office phone: 910-695-3861
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.sandhills.edu/programs/health/medassist/index.php

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Ophthalmic Assistant
Christina Lang, RN
Coordinator Health Occupations
Continuing Education
340 Victoria Road
Asheville, NC  28801
828-398-7332
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

   
 

Technician Programs

 

Pima Medical Institute - Denver
Ophthalmic Technician
Denver, CO

http://pmi.edu/careers/ophthalmic_medical_technician.asp

 

Georgetown University
Ophthalmic Assistant, Technician, Technologist
Washington, DC
http://www.georgetownuniversityhospital.org/body.cfm?id=557489

 

Triton College
Ophthalmic Technician
River Grove, IL

http://www.triton.edu/cgi-bin/r.cgi/department_detail.html?SESSION=yM1fYEKKse&ContentID=384

 

St. Catherine University
Ophthalmic Technician
Minneapolis, MN
http://www.stkate.edu/academic/ophthalmic/

 

Camden County College
Ophthalmic Technician
Blackwood, NJ

http://www.camdencc.edu/academics/prog_guide09-10/career.pdf

 

Duke University School of Medicine

Ophthalmic Technician
Durham, NC
http://dukeeyecenter.duke.edu/modules/eyectr_tech/index.php?id=1

 

Old Dominion University/Eastern VA Medical School

Ophthalmic Technician and Technologist
Norfolk, VA
http://www.evms.edu/evms-school-of-health-professions/ophthalmic-technology.html

 

Eye Care Technology
San Jacinto College

Ophthalmic Technician
8060 Spencer Highway
C11-1010
Pasadena, Texas 77505
281-478-3606

www.sjcd.edu 

 

   
 

Technologist Programs

 

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Ophthalmic Technologist
Little Rock, AR

http://www.uams.edu/chrp/omt/

 

Georgetown University
Ophthalmic Assistant, Technician, Technologist
Washington, DC
http://www.georgetownuniversityhospital.org/body.cfm?id=557489

 

Emory University

Ophthalmic Technician, Technologist
Atlanta, GA
http://www.eyecenter.emory.edu/education/ophthalmic_tech_training.htm

 

Regions Hospital
Ophthalmic Technologist
St. Paul, MN

http://www.regionshospital.com/Regions/Menu/0,,13255,00.html

 

Portland Community College
Ophthalmic Technologist
Portland, OR
http://www.pcc.edu/programs/ophthalmic/
 

Volunteer State Community College
Ophthalmic Technologist
Gallatin, TN
http://www.volstate.edu/OphthalmicTech/

 

Old Dominion University/Eastern VA Medical School

Ophthalmic Technician and Technologist
Norfolk, VA
http://www.evms.edu/evms-school-of-health-professions/ophthalmic-technology.html

 

Alberta Health Services - Rockyview Hospital

Ophthalmic Technologist
Calgary, AB, CANADA
www.calgaryhealthregion.ca/ophthalmic/
 

IWK Health Centre/Dalhousie University

Ophthalmic Technologist
Halifax, NS CANADA
http://cvs.healthprofessions.dal.ca/Orthoptics and OMT/

University of Ottawa Eye Institute

Ophthalmic Technologist
Ottawa, ON CANADA
http://www.ottawahospital.on.ca/sc/eyeinstitute/med-edu-e.asp
 

   
   
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