Soon-to-be optometrists: 70% women

Soon-to-be optometrists: 70% women

Here’s a remarkable statistic: the November issue of Women in Optometry reports that, in North American schools of optometry, 70% of the members of the incoming class of 2020 are women. Of the 2,035 new optometrists-in-training, 1,434 are women. While it is no...