New England College of Optometry Graduate Program Reviews

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(3.78 out of 5.0)
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  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACOE
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 511
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: ---
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 100% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $20,073
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3.8 out of 5.0
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Degree: Optical/Optometric Assistant
Graduation Year: 2017

The New England College of Optometry prepared me well as a future optometrist when it came to the curriculum. However, it is the most expensive optometry school, and while the curriculum was worth it, the experience was not. When you decide to pay $40 grand to an institution, you expect that certain costs will be covered, such as licensing exams, certain equipment required, or even a decent school cafeteria. However, after four years spent at the school, I still cannot fathom where all of our tuition fees really went. I hope for the sake of future students that the school adds more incentives to balance their high price. There is also an extreme lack of diversity, so I hope that more ethnic students are accepted in the future.
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