Clinical & Refractive Optometry

Founded in 1989

About Us

Clinical & Refractive Optometry (CRO) is a peer-reviewed, online, bimonthly digital journal, offering COPE accredited CE credit courses cost-effectively online. The journal focuses on a wide range of clinical and scientific topics which are of interest to optometrists and their everyday practice.

Each article in the journal is offered as a 1-hour COPE accredited course, accepted by state colleges across US and Canada. CRO is a COPE-Accredited Administrator.

CRO provides an opportunity to learn and earn COPE CE credits on your own terms, when and where you want to. Chart Your Own Course.

National Vision
Easy-to-Read on Any Device
Immediate Online Grading & Certificate Delivery
Flexible Pricing Options

Convenient, Easy, & Cost-Effective Online CE!

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Flexible Pricing Options

Custom Solutions

CRO offers customized corporate optometry live event and online CE solutions to help your organization retain corporate ODs.


Get COPE-accredited courses starting as low as $17.50. Pre-paid packages of 5, 10 or 20 credit-hours are also available.

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A premium CRO subscription provides the best value, providing a 45% discount on course prices PLUS a 35% discount on any course in our library.

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