Date of Award
Master of Science in Vision Science
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.
Ferrin, Charles E. and Happ, Elaine D., "Pacific University alumni profile" (1989). College of Optometry. 949.