The Certified Ophthalmic Executive (COE®) examination will experience a black out period beginning July 1, 2016 in order to transition to the new examination format which will be available on October 1, 2016. Candidates who have submitted their application and have been approved for the COE examination prior to June 30, 2016 will sit for the examination which is currently available at Pearson VUE. Watch for more information coming soon.

The Certified Ophthalmic Executive (COE) designation is the national standard for ophthalmic practice management. Administered by the National Board for the Certification of Ophthalmic Executives (NBCOE), the COE program recognizes those who have achieved the experience, knowledge and skills identified by the NBCOE as essential to practice management. This elite certification promotes excellence and professionalism in ophthalmic practice management. Get certified and be recognized as a leader in managing the business of ophthalmology.

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