OD and MS Dual Degree from 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.
- Visual Sensation and Perception
- Cell Biology, Histology, and Ocular Anatomy
- Laboratory Research Survey
- 48 months
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We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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- 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.
International44748 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 44748 USD per year during 48 months.
National44748 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 44748 USD per year during 48 months.
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