School of Optometry Indiana University Bloomington

School of Optometry Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington, IN
location
Public
type
Small
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
341
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
2 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Optometry Doctor of Optometry (OD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 74
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 374
    • Accepted 153
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 84
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, BA in science
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE; OAT (for OD), BA in science (master's degree preferred)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students341
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students341
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Full-time Percentage97%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian86%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty43
    • Full-time Percentage84%
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCorneal physiology, contact lenses, adaptive optics, dry eye, low vision, refractive anomalies, ophthalmic imaging, glaucoma, ocular physiology, infant vision, retinal disease
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,600,000

Location & Contact

School of Optometry

Indiana University Bloomington

800 East Atwater Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405-3680
United States

Dr. Joseph Bonanno

Dean

Phone: 812-855-4440
Email: jbonanno@indiana.edu

Josie Gingrich

Associate Director of Financial Aids and Records

Phone: 812-856-4247
Fax: 812-855-4389
Email: jmgingri@indiana.edu


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