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State University of New York College of Optometry

Overview

State University of New York College of Optometry / Professional Program is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Optometry (OD)
Doctor of Optometry/Master of Science (OD/MS)
Doctor of Optometry/Doctor of Philosophy (OD/PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 73

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

499
Applied
138
Accepted
74
Enrolled
28%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam OAT

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15

Student Body

278
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.8%
Black or African American 1.8%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 37.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

142
Total faculty
Full-time - 67
Part-time - 75
Male (77)
Female (65)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Optometry, vision research
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 33 West 42nd Street
New York, NY  10036
United States
Contact Dr. Jeffrey L. Philpott
Vice President of Student Affairs
Email: jphilpott@sunyopt.edu
Phone: 212-938-5500
Fax: 212-938-5504