Visualize Your Future
At the Michigan College of Optometry of Ferris State University, you will build a
foundation that moves you forward in optometric healthcare. In our Doctor of Optometry
program, you will work side-by-side with our expert faculty members to develop the
skills, knowledge, and integrity to join the next generation of leaders in the field
Move Forward Now
Your journey toward becoming an optometrist starts with your application to Michigan
College of Optometry. Get started now by exploring the steps you need to take to submit
Congratulations Class of 2023
Congratulations to the Class of 2023! As we prepare to celebrate the milestone with
hooding and graduation please take a moment to explore our grads and their career
plans. We are so very proud of their accomplishments!
MCO Summer Open House
The Michigan College of Optometry is hosting an upcoming Summer Open House. This is
a great opportunity for you and your guest(s) to explore the profession by meeting
with faculty and students at MCO. Dr. Jim Miller, Professor and Coordinator of Student
Recruitment, will provide a welcome and admissions presentation along with a Q & A
session. Student Ambassadors will provide tours of MCO.
Saturday, August 5, 2023
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
To register please email [email protected] with the following information: First and Last Name, Email, Phone Number, School,
We encourage you to register for and attend both the MCO Open House and the Ferris
Dawg Day to optimize your visit to Big Rapids. However, you certainly may sign up
for only one event.
Register for Dawg Day
University Eye Center
FULL-SERVICE EYE CARE CLINIC
The University Eye Center (UEC) is a full-service eye care clinic located within the
MCO. The clinic services University employees, students, and the surrounding community.
In addition to providing comprehensive care, the UEC has specialty clinics in ocular
disease, pre- and post-surgical care, specialty contact lenses, pediatrics, and binocular
vision & vision therapy.
Explore the Eye Center