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Crossing Lines

Every year, students from across the U.S. and Canada come to ICO. In this new video series, they give us an inside look into their decision and how they're liking life in Chicago.
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The 411 on the 312

The 411 on the 312

The Windy City, the City of Broad Shoulders, plain old Chicago... call it what you like–maybe even your new hometown. Boasting champion sports teams, acclaimed restaurants and 26 miles of beaches, there's always something fun to explore.
The 411 on the 312
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Comprehensive Curriculum

In addition to basic biomedical courses in subjects like anatomy and biochemistry, ICO's academic program addresses such subjects as injections, vision rehabilitation and neuro-ophthalmic disorders.
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It's Personal

Two students, four years of unforgettable experiences and everlasting memories.

So Many Reasons

High NBEO pass rates, low student-to-faculty ratios and much more.

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Explore the Campus

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With over 100,000 patient visits per year, the IEI is one of the largest providers of eye care in the country–and the perfect training ground for aspiring optometrists.
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Featured Blog

I don’t think I even know what it means to be professional. There are a lot of rules to follow and a standard of conduct that I should adhere to as a representative of the school. But I still feel like a kid.
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