Southern College of Optometry

country rank  1626
world rank  5938

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University Overview

Founded in 1932, Southern College of Optometry is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Memphis (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tennessee. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Southern College of Optometry (SCO) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Southern College of Optometry (SCO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SCO also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym SCO
Founded 1932
Motto Lux et Veritas
Light and Truth

University Location

Address 1245 Madison Avenue
Memphis (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
38104-2211 Tennessee
United States
T +1 (901) 722 3200
F +1 (901) 722 3279

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office

+1 (901) 722 3225

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 500-999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Southern College of Optometry's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Optometric Association (AOA), Accreditation Council on Optometric Education

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018