Earn continuing education credit conveniently at your own pace, anytime, anyplace. Our standard on-line courses are COPE (Council on Optometric Practitioner Education) approved and accepted nationwide for license renewal. A reference list of State CE Requirements can be found on the COPE website at http://www.arbo.org/cope . We always advise you to check with your State Board of Optometry for complete eligibility requirements. Course descriptions are listed below. Our current Catalog of Courses includes the 2013 Professional Responsibility Course required by the Texas Optometry Board in accordance with Administrative Code Title 22, Part 14, Chapter 275, Rule 275.1 "Continuing Education General Requirements."
Your Certificate of Completion will be issued directly to you once you successfully pass the exam associated with your on-line coursework. This certificate is available through your on-line account and can be accessed by logging on to your account at any time.
ALL ON-LINE CE PARTICIPANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR SUBMITTING THEIR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION DIRECTLY TO THEIR STATE BOARD OF OPTOMETRY TO RECEIVED CREDIT.
During the Semester Break, the university conducts electrical and server maintenance Therefore, UHCO cannot guarantee that the on-line CE system will be available during the break and that submissions will be received and processed.
We recommend that participants complete their coursework on or before DECEMBER 18TH to ensure access to our on-line system before the calendar year ends.