MCO General Information FAQ

Do you offer a Web based optometry program? No, but many of our courses are enhanced with internet tools and resources.

Do I need a computer? A computer is strongly recommended but not required. A lot of assignments are given through Ferris State University's Ferris Connect program, and there will also be quizzes given online. There is a computer lab in our facility that the students can use, and many student computers are available in FLITE (Ferris Library for Information and Technology).

Does MCO have a dress code? A dress code is required when the student is in clinic. Students must use professional judgment and discretion as to what they wear to class.

Does MCO have a gym? MCO does not have its own gym, but every FSU student has access to the FSU Student Recreation Center, which has an extensive fitness center, weight room, aerobics courses, swimming pool, rock climbing area, tennis courts, and much more.

Does MCO "weed-out" students? No.