Optometric Technician Technical Diploma
Madison Area Technical College

Program Details

The online Optometric Technician Technical Diploma program from Madison Area Technical College is designed for those already employed in an eye care office who wish to become an optometric technician. Training includes:

  • Patient pre-testing skills 
  • Contact lens patient education
  • Ocular anatomy and physiology
  • Optometric terminology
  • Optical properties of light 
  • Visual training and practice management
  • Frame and lens selection
  • Eyeglass adjustment

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Madison Area Technical College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Must have current employment in an eye care clinic with an approved laboratory mentor