Employment Outlook

  • Career Path

    Optometrist

    Placement Rates

    We have had a 100% acceptance rate for students who have met the requirements of the affiliation agreement between Gannon University and Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry as “3+4” or “4+4” candidates.

    Employment Growth in the Field

    Job opportunities for optometrists are likely to grow by 24% through 2018.

    Salary Expectations

    The median income for optometrists was $96,320 in May of 2008.