Robert J. Russo, Chair
» Pearl Building 312 (P-312)
As a Vision Care Technology student at City Tech, you will benefit from:
The Department of Vision Care Technology has a nationally renowned faculty with individual expertise in ophthalmic dispensing and materials, theoretical optics, sports vision, refractometry, contact lens fitting, and business. The faculty works closely with the professional community to provide state-of-the-art technical skills in vision care technology.
The mission of the Vision Care Technology Department is to provide the student with the academic, technical and clinical skills in the area of licensed opticianry that will allow the student to become a productive and contributing member of society and the ophthalmic profession.
Students who successfully complete the Vision Care Technology program can:
New York City College of Technology, The City University of New York, is an accredited member of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Middle States accreditation facilitates the transfer of college credits to and from other colleges and universities. The Department of Vision Care Technology of New York City College of Technology is the only Middle States Association-accredited program within CUNY. The Department is also accredited by the Commission on Opticianry Accreditation.
Debra White, Director of Accreditation
PO Box 592
Canton, NY 13617