Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Optician School

By visiting the unique online school page for the accredited online optician school displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. Penn Foster Career School will train students to become opticians, eye doctors, optics scientists, optics professionals, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 60,840 people employed as opticians, dispensing alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $34,790. Therapists make on average $54,400 per year and there are about 13,440 of them employed today.

Optician Common Job Tasks
  • work with doctors
  • oversee a team
  • work with optometrist
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Penn Foster Career School

The mission of Penn Foster Career School is to empower adult learners to advance or change their careers, learn a new skill or gain personal satisfaction. The school strives to fulfill this mission by providing breadth and depth of courseware, applicable technology and a wide array of flexible services aimed at the needs of the adult learner. Programs not only teach current marketplace skills, but also present liberal arts offerings and develop critical thinking, writing and mathematical abilities. The mission is supported by an admissions policy that allows students with appropriate prior education to enroll in programs without regard to race, religion, gender, age, color, national origin or physical disability. Penn Foster Career School assesses fulfillment of its mission and achievement of institutional effectiveness through ongoing studies of student academic success, measurement of student satisfaction and evaluation of the career outcomes of graduates.

Optician Programs at Penn Foster Career School

Optician Schools by State & City

Top 20 US Optician Schools (campus and online)

University of California-Berkeley
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 6th
Indiana University-Bloomington
Total Programs 162
Number of Subjects 121
Rank in USA 59th
University of Rochester
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 102
Rank in USA 76th
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Total Programs 134
Number of Subjects 122
Rank in USA 241st
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Total Programs 109
Number of Subjects 117
Rank in USA 343rd
Nova Southeastern University
Total Programs 135
Number of Subjects 111
Rank in USA 494th
University of the Incarnate Word
Total Programs 94
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 535th
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Total Programs 180
Number of Subjects 145
Rank in USA 712th
American Career College
Total Programs 9
Number of Subjects 12
Rank in USA 808th
University of Arizona
Total Programs 211
Number of Subjects 159
Rank in USA 834th
American Career College
Total Programs 10
Number of Subjects 12
Rank in USA 843rd
InfoTech Career College
Total Programs 11
Number of Subjects 23
Rank in USA 882nd
University of Dayton
Total Programs 138
Number of Subjects 117
Rank in USA 990th
American Career College
Total Programs 11
Number of Subjects 17
Rank in USA 1019th
Oklahoma State University-Main Campus
Total Programs 164
Number of Subjects 145
Rank in USA 1086th
University of North Texas
Total Programs 192
Number of Subjects 152
Rank in USA 1230th
Martinez Adult Education
Total Programs 14
Number of Subjects 34
Rank in USA 1325th
University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Total Programs 136
Number of Subjects 127
Rank in USA 1620th
Emily Griffith Opportunity School
Total Programs 64
Number of Subjects 60
Rank in USA 2063rd
Coast Career Institute
Total Programs 8
Number of Subjects 11
Rank in USA 2228th