In-Class or combined delivery
55 weeks, including a 6-week full-time practicum and a 4-week full-time preceptorship
Additional 30 weeks
Twice per year (April and October)
National Association of Canadian Optician Regulators (NACOR)
Up to $25/hour with the potential to earn up to $80,000/ year
International Student Resources Credit Transfer (Articulation)
Optician Program Pathway to BCIT
Optician Diploma program has an articulation agreement with BCIT. Graduates of the Optician Program can enter BCIT’s Advanced Diploma in Business Management with advanced standing.
Upon completion of Stenberg’s Program, with an additional 8 months full time, you will acquire an Advanced Diploma in one of Canada’s largest business schools, obtaining industry ready skills and experiences that will prepare you to face the next step in your career.
After completing BCIT’s Business Management Advanced Diploma, students have the option to enroll in
BCIT’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), earning a degree that emphasizes critical and strategic thinking.
Graduates of Stenberg’s Optician Diploma program can enter BCIT’s Advanced Diploma in Business Management with advanced standing.