ERIC Number: ED108936
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Careers in Optometry.
Kitchell, Frank M.
This publication, a pamphlet included in the B'nai B'rith Occupational Brief Series, directs its attention to that profession specifically licensed to care for human vision. The nature of work and the fields of specialization within the profession are described. Personal qualifications, educational and national (governmental) requirements, and opportunities available for financial aid are discussed. Occupational factors, earnings, employment opportunities, advantages and disadvantages are described. Opportunities for women in optometry are improving. Opportunities for minority youth are also presented. A bibliography is included. (EB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Career Counseling, Career Education, Career Guidance, Eyes, Optometrists, Professional Education
B'nai B'rith Career and Counseling Services, 1640 Rhode Island Avenue, N. W., Washington, D. C.
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: B'nai B'rith, Washington, DC. Career and Counseling Services.