Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Doctor of Optometry
Upon receipt of acceptance, an applicant is required to pay a $1,000 matriculation fee to the University prior to the start of classes, payable as follows:
- Return the matriculation form within 14 days of the date of the acceptance letter.
- A $1,000 deposit is due by January 15; if accepted after January 15, the $1,000 deposit must accompany the matriculation form.
All monies received above will be applied toward first term fees.
Matriculants must complete this degree program in no more than five (5) years. Under normal circumstances all didactic course/clinical rotation work must be completed in no more than four calendar years (not including approved leaves of
absence) and students must present evidence of continuing to make satisfactory academic progress at all times. The dean must approve any exception to this total length of program.