Date of Award


Degree Type


Degree Name

Master of Science in Vision Science

Committee Chair

Robert C. Jacobs


Do graduates from Pacific University College of Optometry make as much money as the average O.D. today? In this income survey limited only to Pacific University Alumni, we found that incomes from our graduates are right in the ball park. The average 1988 income for graduates from Pacific University was around $63,000. Pacific University Alumni are also mostly self employed, make around $30,000 their first year in practice, and have a net worth averaging $450,000 after 33 years in practice.

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