Welcome to the Department of Vision Care Technology at City Tech!
The Department of Vision Care Technology is the only nationally accredited opticianry program within The City University of New York. Ophthalmic dispensers practice their profession in a variety of professional settings, including retail optical stores, private ophthalmology and optometry offices, hospital clinics and wholesale optical companies. The department is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and is the largest opticianry program in the nation. The associate degree in ophthalmic dispensing prepares a student for national certification and state licensure.