Berkeley Optometry has an excellent track record for residency placements.  As the table below indicates, a comparison of successful placements versus the total number of applicants has been impressive.

What is a Residency?

One-year post-graduate mentored residency programs provide advanced clinical education in specialty areas of optometry at an institutional or hospital-based setting. These programs prepare optometrists for lifelong leadership and scholarship in patient care and education.

Residency Placement Success Rate

Graduating ClassTotal GraduatesApplicationsResidency PlacementsSuccess Rate
2017n/a342985%
201660323094%
201561292483%
201464453578%

Residency Locations

Our 2017 graduates have been placed in the following residency programs.

Placement Locations

Albuquerque VA
DotHouse Health, Dorchester, MA
Jesse Brown Chicago VAMC
Maryland VA Medical Center, Baltimore
Northport VA Medical Center
Nova SE University Clinical Center
State University of New York
University Eye Center at Ketchum Health
University of California, Berkeley
University of Houston College of Optometry
University of Houston — University Eye Institute
VA Fresno Health Care System
VA Long Beach Healthcare System
VA Portland Health Care System
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
VA Reno Health Care System
VA San Diego Health Care System
VA San Francisco Medical Center
Vision Care Specialists, Southborough, MA