Vision Science MS Program: Overview
Scope of the Study
The Vision Science MS (Master of Science) Program engages the student in advanced study and research of the visual system. Vision science is a broad and growing field. It encompasses numerous disciplines such as anatomy, physiology, psychophysics, optics, neuroanatomy, pathology, eye movements, perception, and color vision among others. The Vision Science MS Program provides the student with a broad understanding of vision science and also an in depth knowledge of a particular area within the field. Each student will work with a faculty advisor to complete a thesis based upon original research. Faculty of the College of Optometry have expertise in numerous fields including contact lenses, ocular disease, binocular vision, sports vision, vision performance, and low vision, etc. The Vision Science MS program offers the student a rich variety of specialty areas within vision science.
For additional information and an application packet for the Vision Science MS Program, please contact the Graduate Admission Office at 1-800-933-9308 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pacific University College of Optometry is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE) of the American Optometric Association.