Fourth Year Rotations

How long are the clinical rotations in the 4th professional year of the curriculum? The rotations last an average of 15 weeks per rotation. A student must complete three rotations scheduled from May through April.

Where are the rotation sites located? We have affiliated rotations sites all around Michigan and several more in Florida, Alaska, Oklahoma, Ohio, Maryland and South Carolina. Externship Info

Can a rotation site be established outside of the MCO network of sites? Yes, but only a few per year are approved, and it is not guaranteed. It would be up to you to find a qualified site and an acceptable optometrist who is willing to be your preceptor.