Program Costs

Effective Fall 2014, the following expenses will be encountered by students of Portland Community College’s Ophthalmic Medical Technology (OMT) Program:

Item Cost
Tuition, Lab, and Fees See Tuition and Fees
Books Approximately $1100.00 first year, $400 second year
Parking Fee See Parking and Transportation website
Criminal Background Check Fee $51.00
Drug Test Collection Fee $30 payable during 1st term
Immunization Management/10 Panel Drug Screen $60.00
Professional Association Dues $20.00 per year (student rate) Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology (optional) www.atpo.org
Certification Exam $325.00 (written & skills exam—scholarships available)
Lab Jacket $34.00 (approx.)
Cap and Gown Approx. $28.00, available at PCC campus bookstore

The above information is made available to assist you in planning for expenditures. All are estimates and subject to change.

PCC has a variety of financial aid options and scholarship opportunities available for students.