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    Optometry Schools Selection Criteria (2021 Updated)

    For those considering Optometry as an alternative career to medicine/dentistry, this is the page that'll list all UNDERGRADUATE accredited courses (Australian Programs) that'll allow you to practice as an Optometrist in a very digestible table much like Med schools Selection Criteria Y12s &...
  2. R

    Career Prospects for Optometry

    Hi everyone, I was just wandering how the prospects are looking for optometry in the near future and the salary cap I would most likely hit as i progress in the field. Also Is opening private practices no longer a viable option?
  3. O

    Average optometrist salary Australia?

    Hi everyone, Just wondering what the average salary is in Australia for high street/resident optometrists with roughly 5-6 years experience?
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    Realistic GPA for Optometry?

    Hiya, i'm eyeing up optom (currently in biomed UOA) and i was wondering what is the realistic GPA required (from the 6 core courses)? any other tips/tricks/help , especially insight from previous years will be greatly appreciated
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    Hello, I'm going to be a Yr12 Student this year, and I know I definitely want to do something medical/health related in life. I've seen threads comparing Medicine and Dentistry, but never the 5 of these, which seem to be the most sought after degrees in healthcare right now. I was wondering...
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    Postgrad optom entry UNSW

    Was wondering if anyone could please give me some idea about how likely it is that I receive an offer to study optom at UNSW this year based on my current academic results? I'm applying as a post-grad (I have a BSc degree from UTS) with a GPA of 5.6. Had a pretty rough first year (which included...