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.
|Name||Southern College of Optometry|
|Motto||Lux et Veritas
Light and Truth
|Address||1245 Madison Avenue
Memphis (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
|T||+1 (901) 722 3200|
|F||+1 (901) 722 3279|
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Not reported|
+1 (901) 722 3225
|Academic Staff||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
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