The State University of New York College of Optometry is authorized to operate by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York (New York State Department of Education). The College is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). Its professional and residency education programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education.

New York State Department of Education

Office of the Professions Executive Secretary State
Board for Optometry Education Building
2nd Floor 89 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12234

Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE)

243 North Lindbergh Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63141

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

3624 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Additional Accreditation Information