Exempt: Doctors serving in U. S. regular armed forces during part of the 12 months preceding January 1 are exempt from the CE requirements.
Exempt: Doctors are exempt from CE requirements for the year in which they are initially licensed. For example, a doctor licensed on July 1, 2015, is not required to obtain CE during 2015 in order to renew for 2016.
Obtain Course Approval
All courses must be approved. Course sponsors should use this link for the submission form and information.
Transcript: For doctors registered with OE Tracker, an original printout of the course history list from the OE Tracker Website will meet the Board’s rule requirements. Sign and mail or fax the printout to the Board. OE Tracker does not submit this list or the data to the Board.
Mail Certificates to Board: The Board’s e-mail address is on the right hand side of this page. The telephone number is 512-305-8500, extension 2. To mail CE certificates, use the main address:
Texas Optometry Board
333 Guadalupe Street, Suite 2-420
Austin, Texas, 78701.