Entering Class Profile

The Admissions Committee at SUNY College of Optometry gives equal consideration to the quality of undergraduate institution attended, the type of program a student was enrolled in, progression of grades, letters of recommendation, extracurricular activities, personal interview and knowledge of the profession. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, creed, nationality or residence in the admissions process.

Class of:

2018

2017

2016

2015

Total Students

98

88

87

80


Overall GPA
Pre-Req's GPA
Total Science OAT 
 

3.51
3.38
346

3.51
3.34
342

3.53
3.40
347

3.56
3.42
350


Female
Male
 

71    72.45%
27    27.55%

64     72.73%
24     27.27%

64     73.56%
23     26.44%

62     77.50%
18     22.50%


Caucasian
Asian
Hispanic
Black
Nonresident Alien
Other
 

46    46.94%
32    32.65%
3      3.06%
2      2.04%
5      5.10%
10    10.20%

40     45.45%
36     40.91%
5     5.68%
1     1.14%
6     6.82%
0     0.00%

46     52.87%
33     37.93%
1     1.15%
4     4.60%
3     3.45%
0     0.00%

36     45.00%
31     38.75%
5     6.25%
4     5.00%
4     5.00%
0     0.00%


Other International
 

0       0.00%

2      2.27%

0     0.00%

0     0.00%


Canada
Out-of-State
In-State
 

5       5.10%
39     39.80%
54     55.10%

4     4.55%
44     50.00%
38     43.18%

3     3.45%
36     41.38%
48     55.17%

5     5.00%
35     43.75%
41     51.25%