why are there only a few OD schools in the USA?

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  1. seven3

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    I did my research and saw that there are literally only 23 schools within the united states. I'm just wondering that it might be more difficult to get into a professional school compared to pharmacy, medicine / others.
     
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    23 schools is plenty when you consider expected graduates per year and look at anticipated job growth and saturation.
     
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    You didn't research hard enough.
     
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    !!!Canada has 1 school!!!
     
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    Canada has 2:
    - University of Waterloo School of Optometry and Vision Science
    - Université de Montréal - École d'optométrie
     
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    Yessssss yes yes, I meant English-speaking
     

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