Eye Care Assistant Certificate

Curriculum OPH.EYE.CERT (C451A)

The Eye Care Assistant program prepares graduates for entry-level work in a variety of eye care settings under the direction of the optometrist or ophthalmologist. Employment opportunities are excellent due to an increasing demand for eye care support personnel.

Last Update Effective: 8/21/16

Semester One

Credit Hours


AHL 101

Essentials of Medical Terminology



EYE 100

Fundamentals of Optometric Technology






Semester Two


AHL 102

Ethics and Law for Allied Health



EYE 110

Optometric Assisting Procedures








Total credits required


Note: A minimum grade of "C" is required as a prerequisite for each EYE course.

See EYE course descriptions.

Instructional Area Coordinator: TBA

Gainful Employment

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For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.