College of Southern Nevada 

Degree
Scott Helkaa, Program Director
Ophthalmic Technology
6375 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-651-5834
E-mail: scott.helkaa@csn.edu
Program Website:  csn.edu/programs/ophthalmic-tech
Program Outcomes/Statistics: https://www.csn.edu/programs/ophthalmic-tech

Phase: Accredited
Status: Accredited to 11/11/2021

The following represent COA accreditation actions taken in the last six (6) years:

3/21/21              To accept Annual Report pending clarification of
statistics posted on program website

5/26/20              To accept Annual Report with one minimum performance expectation under review

3/24/19                To accept Annual Report

9/29/18            To accept Progress Report

3/18/18            To accept Annual Report

4/2/17              To accept Annual Report

10/2/16            To accept Progress Report

3/13/16           An on-site visit on November 9-10, 2015 revealed a potential compliance in IV. Resources and a non-compliance in II. Mission, Goals and Learning Objectives.  These areas were corrected and subsequently having been found in full compliance with the Essentials of an Accredited Educational Program for Opticianry, the program in Opticianry at College of Southern Nevada received Reaffirmation of Accreditation for a period of six years.