University of Houston

College of Optometry

Physiological Optics/Vision Sciences


4800 Calhoun Rd

University of Houston

Houston, TX 77004

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.- Physiological Optics; ;, Ph.D.- Physiological Optics;O.D./Ph.D. - Optometry/Physiological Optics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program prepares students for careers in teaching and/or research in the Vision Sciences. Students are accepted into the program with a B.S. degree (or the equivalent) from a variety of fields such as optometry, physiological optics, medicine, ophthalmology, anatomy, physiology, psychology, bioengineering, and biophysics.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

International Student Requirements:

Transcripts in native language as well as English. GRE Scores, 3 Recommendation letters, Statement of Purpose/Intent.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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