See your future in Opticianry
An education and training with real vision.
BFIT is the only college in Massachusetts to offer degree programs in Opticianry. In Massachusetts, a state which is a national leader in healthcare and technology, optician salaries are among the highest in the country.
- Jobs for opticians are projected to grow 23% in the next decade
- The average starting salary for licensed MA opticians is $48,000 per year
- Approximately 95% of Opticianry grads land jobs in their field
- 85% of Opticianry students pass the NCLE Exam
- Opticians in MA earn 20% more than the national average
Talk to your admissions counselor to see if you’re eligible for our City of Boston tuition-free plan.
Give us a few months, we’ll give you a career.
SATs and ACTs are not required to apply.
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5 reasons to fill out a 60 second application:
- We only offer degree programs that lead to high demand career opportunities.
- 83% job placement rate for our grads, made possible by industry partnerships and a top-notch Career Services staff.
- We offer trade and technical programs at about half the tuition cost of other private schools, as well as flexible financial aid.
- Our labs in Boston are easy to get to and provide real experiential learning for our students.
- Flexible scheduling – from night classes to online curriculum – make our programs perfect for those just entering the workforce or those who are looking to change careers.
A career path with an eye toward the future.
You’ll get hands-on training as you learn how to design, fit, and dispense glasses and contact lenses as well as operate all forms of ophthalmic tools and instruments. Our instructors are industry leaders who will prepare you for the licensing exam and a rewarding career helping people enjoy better eye health.
See what program works best for you.
We work closely with industry partners to ensure our programs are designed to prepare you for a high-demand career. Click on the career you’re interested in to meet your path to job success.
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