Rebecca Morton, Program Director
276 Patton Lane
Harriman, TN 37748
Program Website: http://www.roanestate.edu/?5951-Opticianry
Program Outcomes/Statistics: http://www.roanestate.edu/?10978-Vision-Care-Technology-Program-Outcomes
Status: Accredited to 4/7/2020. Accreditation extended until an on-site visit can be conducted when campus re-opens after the COVID-19 Pandemic.
The following represent COA accreditation actions taken in the last six (6) years:
9/20/20 To accept Annual Report
5/26/20 To accept Progress Report
9/21/19 To not accept Annual Report pending the listing of affiliations of program Advisory Board members, as required.
9/29/18 To accept Annual Report
10/8/18 To accept Progress Report
4/2/17 Not to accept Progress Report that did not include a plan to address the low number of students taking state licensing exam
10/2/16 To accept Annual Report with request for additional information
9/27/15 To accept Annual Report
9/7/14 An on-site visit on March 24-25, 2014 revealed a potential compliance in IV. Resources. This area was corrected and subsequently having been found in full compliance with the Essentials of an Accredited Educational Program for Opticianry, the program in Opticianry at Roane State Community College received Reaffirmation of Accreditation for a period of six years.