Что я буду изучать?

The Dispensing Optician Diploma Program covers all areas of modern opticianry, including eyeglasses, contact lenses and refraction technologies. Students gain clinical experience and service skills by working with customers in the College's Vision Centre. The program provides the necessary skills for employment and prepares students to meet British Columbia's licensing requirements. If you are already a licensed Dispensing Optician and want to gain contact lens fitting qualifications, you may be eligible for direct entry into the second year of the program.

Graduation Requirements:

Successful completion of 63 credits
25% (16 credits) of all coursework must be completed at Douglas College
Minimum Grade: “C” in all courses except Mastery graded courses.


With an employment rate of close to 100 percent, Douglas College's Dispensing Optician Program has a strong track record with the optical industry. Graduates can work for independent opticians, large companies, optometrists, ophthalmologists, or become self-employed. Demand is strong for contact lens fitters. Students who continue to the second year to learn this skill will have enhanced employment options. To work as a Dispensing Optician or a contact lens fitter in this province, you must complete a training program approved by the College of Opticians of B.C., and then pass their registration exam. Douglas College students have a high pass rate on the College of Opticians exam.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Faculty of Science and Technology

Варианты обучения

Очная (2 лет)

CAD$18,360.00 (1,082,547 руб) за 1 год
Дедлайн для заявки

31 May 2022

Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Сентябрь 2022


Coquitlam Campus

1250 Pinetree Way,


British Columbia (BC),

V3B 7X3, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для иностранных студентов

High school graduation and minimum 17 years of age by the first day of class; and

Minimum overall grade average of “C” or 60% or equivalent in the final year of high school; and

Minimum final grade of “C” or 60% in Grade 11 Mathematics or equivalent for most programs

High School Graduation or equivalent (Successful completion of two three-credit university transfer courses may be substituted for high school graduation)
Any Math 11 with a grade of "C-" or better (or equivalent)

English Language Proficiency:

B.C. high school English 12: minimum grade C.
TOEFL: iBT minimum score 83.
IELTS (Academic Module): minimum overall score 6.5. For post-degree and post-baccalaureate diploma programs, minimum score of 6.0 for each band.
Successful completion of four courses at ACE Level 2 and three courses at ACE Level 3 at Douglas College.


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