Post-Graduate Educational Requirements
To become eligible to take the Optometry Board Certification Exam, Active Candidates must attain 150 points within the 3 years prior to exam application.
Instructions: You may choose to answer any or all questions. You may revise answers prior to clicking on the "calculate points" button. Keep in mind, Category II Education points must be equal to or less than your total Category I Education points. ABO authorized credit is any COPE or state approved continuing education.
The user is ultimately responsible for assuring that all accumulated points are properly reported to the American Board of Optometry. The final determination of an Active Candidate's number of accumulated points is within the sole discretion of the American Board of Optometry. This Website takes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information relating to the Board’s requirements as such information is subject to change without notice. This calculator is provided solely for the convenience of the user.