Accomplished faculty and staff instruct, guide and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
The Edinboro experience extends well beyond the classroom. EU students prepare for careers and life through opportunities for hands-on learning, collaborative research with faculty, global travel and internships.
Fighting Scots live, work and play in state-of-the-art facilities on EU’s picturesque 585-acre campus. Located just 20 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Edinboro is bustling with exciting activities.
Thrive in a rigorous, challenging environment.
The optometry profession is growing faster than most others. As Americans age, there will be a continuing need for well-trained optometrists.
A high undergraduate GPA and passing OAT scores are a must for Optometry School. But it’s never too early to build a resume that demonstrates your commitment to the field. Opportunities at Edinboro include:
Capstone experience that may lead to presentations at local, regional or national meetings.
Independent research under the supervision of a faculty expert.
Internships that earn credits and provide first-hand experience in the field.
On-campus organizations such as Tri Beta, a National Biological Honor Society, and Pre-Healing Arts Club.
Students like you who are focused and serious about careers in healthcare are here at Edinboro. They could be following any one of these pre-professional tracks:
Prepare for a rewarding career.
Dr. Nina Thumser, Department Chair
219 Meadville St, Edinboro, PA 16444