As of the 2019-2020 school year, there are 496 Canadians studying in a US-based optometry school, with 129 first year matriculants. Canadians currently attend 20 of 23 US-based schools.
The top 5 US schools with Canadian students are:
- NECO (134 students)
- ICO (91 students)
- PUCO (81 students)
- SALUS (40 students)
- NOVA (32 students)
Source: ASCO Annual Student Data Report 2020