Premier Pathways is now Premier Edge Career Support

The career you want. The resources to give you an edge. 

Premier Pathways is now Premier Edge Career Support

The career you want. The resources to give you an edge. 

NEW! Find out how VSP Vision™ Student Loan Repayment can offer real relief for recent OD graduates and other practicing professionals.

Let us help ease your financial burden and get you focused on the career journey you want now.

Career Services Exclusively For You 

You want choice in where and how you practice. That’s why Premier Edge Career Support is uniquely positioned to help you at every stage of your journey with consultations, networking resources, business education, recruiting services, staff onboarding support, and more.

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Hear about Career Support (formerly Premier Pathways) from

Katelyn McDevitt, OD, Eye Care Center, Fridley, MN

No matter your choice—owning a private practice, working in an independent or VSP-managed location, or finding the right entry point to get started—Premier Edge Career Support has you covered.  

Find the right place to practice your passion and deliver exceptional patient care.

Independent Private Practice

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Build rewarding patient relationships, gain valuable practice management skills as an associate OD under an experienced practitioner, and put your eye care specialization into practice.


VSP-Managed Location


Learn, grow, and build on your current skills with the tools, latitude, and choice at our VSP Ventures® company-managed locations, or help working professionals access comprehensive eye care at their place of employment through client Onsite Clinics.

Visionworks Corporate Setting / Sub-Lease

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Join an existing full-service retail practice or sub-lease a fully equipped location to start your own practice and focus on delivering flawless vision through an unexpectedly simple patient experience.


Navigating a career journey isn’t always straightforward

Premier Edge Career Support can guide you to the resources you need at each stage of your career— in an independent private practice, a VSP-managed location, or a corporate retail setting. Our services are uniquely positioned to give you an edge.

Hiring OD

Doctor-owners can leverage complimentary recruiting and hiring support* to help find the right OD for their practice:


  • Dedicated Sr. Talent Acquisition Specialist
  • Customized Job Posting
  • OD Matching Services
  • Job Listings on 600+ Career Sites
  • Promotion of Listings to Schools of Optometry and Industry Events
  • Professional Development through Premier Edge Training and Education

Job Seeker

Realize your career vision with a clear path forward. We’re your partner for career support now and in the future, with resources available to help find the right setting for you:



Learn how OD grad students like you can find the resources you want through Premier Edge Career Support:

  • Scholarships and Travel Grants
  • Business Education Track via Premier Edge Training and Education
  • Networking Events
  • Recruitment Consultations


*Complimentary services offered to Platinum- or Gold-level doctor owners participating in VSP Premier Edge™.

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