Optical Technology Certificate
Area of Study: Optical Technology
Degree/Certificate: Certificate of Proficiency
Contact the Financial Aid Office regarding certificate eligibility.
If you are not already an active Tri-C student, you must first apply to the college. If you are interested in more than one health careers program, you must submit a separate health careers application for each program. You may only apply to three programs at one time.
A student who receives a one-year certificate can work in a retail outlet, optical laboratory or a doctor's office. Other career paths can lead to related work as a sales representative for optical products. Note: In order to be eligible to take the State Board Exam for licensure, you must finish the Optical Technology degree program. Certificate Students may apply credits toward the Optical Technology Degree program.
We are excited to announce our new, free, online, two-week Mini Course! Eye Can See My Future mini-course will include information about job outlook, how to apply for the Optical Technology program, program prerequisites, course scheduling, school-life balance, financial assistance as well as some fun, online activities. Eye Can See My Future will be offered from May 13 thru 31, 2018; during this time you can work at your own pace, on your schedule to explore the Tri-C Optical Technology program. To register for this course,
- Call 216-987-3075
- Press 1 Register for Workforce or Corporate College Class and register for CRN 32623 ZREC 1290 Eye Can See My Future.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please view the disclosure for this program.