Optometry - board exam passing rates

Displaying the Optometrist Licensure Exam overall passing rates for each exam, as well as the accumulated passing rate by region.

Overall Passing Rates

Exam Date Passing Rate
(First Timers)
Passing Rate
(Overall)
July 2017 89% 81% passing rates by schools
July 2016 91% 85% passing rates by schools
July 2015 97% 92%
July 2014 98% 94%
December 2013 94% 85%
July 2012 92% 71%
July 2011 88% 85%
July 2010 90% 86%
July 2009 - 61%
July 2008 - 58%
July 2007 - 63%
July 2006 - 66%


Passing Rates by Regions

Region Passing Rate (first timers only)
CAR (Cordillera Administrative Region) 100% 3 of 3
NCR (Metro Manila) 96% 455 of 471
Region VII (Central Visayas) 94% 112 of 118
Region XI (Davao) 90% 83 of 92
Region I (Ilocos Region) 57% 27 of 47
Region XIII (Caraga) 0% of 1
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