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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.