Successful Outlook for Optical Healthcare Careers at NCE

November 01, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Education News
Sacramento, CA – National Career Education, NCE, is now offering an Optical/Optometric Assistant program in the Optometry field. A career as an Eye Care Specialist can be a source of tremendous satisfaction due to the necessity of vision health care for America’s aging population. Each program will prepare students with cutting edge skills and training necessary for a thriving and rewarding optical health care career.

Students at NCE learn the foundations of healthcare today, train on the uses of medical instruments and machines and administrative applications. Coursework includes: frame selection, prescription analysis, manufacturing of eyeglasses, fitting techniques for eyewear and contact lenses and common eye disorders.

Students also benefit from small class sizes, focused curriculum, day and evening classes, financial aid to those who qualify and career placement assistance. Graduate career opportunities vary at medical offices, clinics and hospitals and prepare students for jobs as an Optical Assistant, Optical Laboratory Technician and Optical Sales Representative.

If you would like more information on this program, or to schedule an interview with Erin Perez, please call 949.222.0220 or email at

To Contact:

National Career Education
6060 Sunrise Vista Dr., Suite 3000
Citrus Heights, CA 95610
Fax: 916.723.7290