Your Path in Pre-Optometry
If you're considering a career in chiropractic care, strategic planning of your undergraduate program is essential to meet the prerequisites for admission to chiropractic school. At the University of South Dakota, you can follow a pre-chiropractic track to guide your coursework as you pursue your educational and career aspirations.
While the University of South Dakota's pre-optometry program is carefully structured to provide students with a curriculum that covers essential required courses, students are encouraged to reach out to individual professional optometry schools for specific requirements. Seeking guidance from advisors is crucial to plan a course of study aligned with the admission requirements of the student's optometry schools of choice.
It's important to note that the pre-chiropractic program does not lead to a specific degree. Explore the program details below and read through our frequently asked questions to gain a comprehensive understanding of how the pre-chiropractic track will shape your USD education and position you for success in the field of chiropractic care.
Degrees & Offerings
USD's pre-optometry program is tailored to equip you with the necessary preparation for optometry school applications. While you won't graduate with a degree in pre-optometry, the program complements your major, providing a comprehensive pre-professional curriculum. Advising is important for navigating any pre-professional path, so make sure you express your interest in optometry school with your advisor and ask how this choice will influence your education at USD.