J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College

P.O. Box 85622

Richmond, Virginia  23285-5622

(804) 523-5415

College Website

The Opticianry degree program is a two-year curriculum that is designed to prepare individuals in the art and science of all phases of the making and fitting of eyeglasses and contact lenses: surfacing, finishing, eyeglass dispensing, and contact lens dispensing. Occupational Objectives: Graduation from the program may lead to one of the following occupational goals: Optician, Private Practitioner, Ophthalmic Dispenser, Optical Laboratory Manager, Contact Lens Technician, Branch Manager, Optical Laboratory Technician, Ophthalmic Sales Representative, and Ophthalmic Research Technician.

JSRCC offers a 2 year Associates in Applied Science in Opticianry degree and a Career Studies Certificate for apprentice opticians needing to complete their related instruction.

Program Director: Kristi Green

Office Phone: 804-523-5415

Email: kgreen@reynolds.edu

Additional Staff Members

Anne Lewis

Office Phone:

Email: alewis@reynolds.edu

Doug Pelkey

Office Phone:

Email: dpelkey@reynolds.edu