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Michigan College of Optometry

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 of optometry.

Optometry Admissions

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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 your application.

MCO optometry program is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education, 243 N Lindberg Blvd. St. Louis, MO, and can be contacted at [email protected] 

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MCO spring Open House

The Michigan College of Optometry is hosting an upcoming Spring 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, April 13, 2024
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, and Hometown

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. 

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