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Ophthalmic Medical Assistant

Program: 31-516-4
  • Technical Diploma
  • 3 Terms
  • 39 Credits
  • Financial Aid Eligible
  • Starts September/January
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The Ophthalmic Medical Assistant program prepares students for employment in ophthalmic and optometric practices and in retail optical settings. Students apply technical skills to perform prescreening and specialty testing, assist with dispensing glassess and contact lenses, and perform office management duties including maintaining patient information and billing and insurance processes.


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Admissions Steps

Request and complete a student application and mail to LTC at 1290 North Avenue, Cleveland, WI 53015 or print out the application. Or you can apply online.

Entrance Assessment Scores

Accuplacer/ACT scores will be used to develop your educational plan. Please contact your program counselor/advisor at 920-693-1109.

Approximate Costs

$137 per credit (resident)
$199 per credit (out-of-state resident)
Other fees vary by program (books, supplies, materials, tools, uniforms, health-related exams, etc)

For the most current cost information see the LTC Program Costs Brochure.

Functional Abilities

Functional abilities are the basic duties that a student must be able to perform with or without reasonable accommodations. At the post-secondary level, students must meet these requirements, and they cannot be modified.

Want more information?

  • Submit your questions online
  • Call 1.888.GO TO LTC, Ext. 1109

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant courses are offered during the day, Monday through Friday.

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