Ophthalmic Application Process
All admission requirements must be met before applying to the Optical Technology program. Once all requirements have been met and a complete application is received, a letter of acceptance with projected start date will be mailed to the applicant.
Applicants are encouraged to submit their application as soon as requirements are completed in order to receive the next available class seat. A complete application includes the following:
- Successful application and admission to Cuyahoga Community College
- Completed admission requirements
- Completed Health Career/Optical Technology Program Application*
*Email completed application to email@example.com.
Felony for Forgery Statement
Due to an increase in patient identity theft, students with a convicted felony for forgery will not be accepted into any health career program.
Non-Native English Speaking Applicants
Admission into Cuyahoga Community College is premised on a complete and accurate initial application to the College, including, if applicable, proof of English Language Proficiency Requirements for admission as indicated in the English Language Proficiency Requirements for Admissions to the College.
To be accepted into any selective admission program, students must successfully complete English as a Second Language (ESL) course(s), as referenced above, if deemed necessary by the College at the time of enrollment. Admission is conditioned upon achieving the necessary grade point average; meeting English language proficiency requirements and completing any specific prerequisite courses; and meeting program-specific accreditation or licensing requirements.