National Opticianry Competency Examination Credential

National Opticianry Competency Examination Credential

Credits Available

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye (1 credit, lower division level)
  • Introduction to Ophthalmic Dispensing (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Ophthalmic Dispensing I (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Ophthalmic Materials I (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Ophthalmic Materials II (1 credit, upper division level)
  • Principles of Optics I (1 credit, lower division level)

Dates Valid

Permanent

Issuing Agency

American Board of Opticianry

Applying for the Credit 

Submit a Credential Credit Application to apply for the credit.

  • Charter Oak students: Log into the Acorn Student Portal and look in Student Self-Service / Student Forms.
  • Non-Charter Oak students: Contact the PLA Office to request a Credential Credit Application.