The dual OD and MS Dual Degree at New England College of Optometry is completed within the time frame of the four-year OD degree program and involves modifications to the course sequence in the OD curriculum.
The MS portion of the program features graduate-level courses, seminars, an original research project, and completion of a thesis with a thesis defense. The MS program is designed to develop the analytical thinking and problem-solving skills needed to be a successful scientist. The program emphasizes research in an area of vision science that is determined by your interests and the expertise of our graduate faculty.
Why Neco ?
At New England College of Optometry, we prepare future doctors for the complexities of practicing in the real world by providing students with great professional experiences. Whether it be through comprehensive patient care in team-based health delivery models, intense cultural immersion within our extensive clinical network, research focused on improving patients’ lives, or debating public policy for eye care, we are educating and preparing the future leaders of the profession. Throughout their education, our students make an immediate and lasting impact on the community while serving their patients.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Visual Sensation and Perception
- Cell Biology, Histology, and Ocular Anatomy
- Laboratory Research Survey
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesHealth Sciences View 1101 other Masters in Health Sciences in United States
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- BA or BS degree.
- Optometric Admissions Test (OAT) or Graduate Record Exam (GRE general) scores.
- An admissions essay detailing the candidate’s interests in the MS program.
International42592 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 42592 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
National42592 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 42592 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 3 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.