News Briefs Archive

What Percentage of ODs in the Class of 2025 Are Female?

Sept. 22, 2021

The percentage of women entering North American schools and colleges of optometry for the fall of 2021 has increased to 71 percent, compared to last year’s 69 percent.

The percentage of women entering North America’s optometry schools and colleges continues to rise. Even so, in 2021, women represented about 45 percent of the practicing ODs.

>>Click HERE to view a chart showing the number and percentage of women students entering each optometry school this fall>>


To Top
Subscribe Today for Free...
And join more than 35,000 optometric colleagues who have made Review of Optometric Business their daily business advisor.