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2020 Oklahoma State Board Exams
July 25, 2020

Licensure in Oklahoma is obtained by the passage of the Oklahoma State Board Exams. To be a candidate for the Oklahoma State Board Exams the following requirements must be met:

     1) You must be twenty-one (21) years of age
     2) You must be of good moral character
     3) You must have met the undergraduate requirements and are a           graduate of an accredited school of optometry, conferring the           degree of Doctor of Optometry
     4) You must have passed National Boards Parts I and II
           including the TMOD Exam.
     5) You must have passed the Laser Therapy for the Anterior          Segment Course offered by Northeastern State University as          a prerequisite for taking the Oklahoma Boards

** REMINDER **

We now require that each applicant for licensure (NOT license renewal) provide fingerprint images to be used for the purpose of permitting a state and national criminal history records search through the OSBI and FBI. We will mail you the fingerprint cards and instructions once you go online and apply. We must have your completed fingerprint cards in our office no later than June 19, 2020.

The Oklahoma State Board Exams are given once annually. The 2020 Oklahoma State Board Exams are set for July 25, 2020 and will be offered at the Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry. There is a $200.00 non-refundable examination fee which MUST be paid online. We must have the following documents in our office by Friday, June 19, 2020:

     1) Your original Pre-Optometry school transcripts (unopened)
     2) Your "Final" Optometry school transcripts (unopened)
           (This transcript must contain your Doctor of Optometry
           Degree)
     3) A current 2"X 3" wallet sized professional photograph, no
          copies accepted
     4) Letter of Good Standing from any state in which you are
          licensed or have been licensed
     5) Work History (Resume or CV)
     6) A current cardiopulmonary resuscitation certificate
     7) Your National Board Scores Part I and II including the
           TMOD Exam

Our On-line License Registration System
will be available May 1, 2020!

Beginning May 1, 2020 you may use this system to register for the 2020 Oklahoma State Board Examination. This system is located at: https://www.ok.gov/optometry/licensing/app/index.php
or you may click on the link below:
              

If you have any technical questions regarding logging into the Application System, please contact the Help Desk at:

Local: 405-521-2444

Please mail the required information by the June 19, 2020 deadline to:


Oklahoma Board of Examiners in Optometry
2008 South Post Road, Suite 200
Midwest City, OK 73130
(405) 733-7836


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