Master of Occupational Therapy
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the program, the student will demonstrate the attitudes, knowledge and skills necessary for competent practice. The graduating student will:
- Apply theoretical and empirical knowledge from the basic, behavioral, social, and occupational therapy sciences in planning and implementing occupational therapy practice.
- Advocate for change in one’s own life, profession, society, and in the lives of those seeking occupational therapy services.
- Communicate clearly and effectively in professional situations, using appropriate modes of expression, documentation and interpersonal interaction.
- Implement professional and scientific inquiry, methodology, and scholarly writing.
- Participate and contribute in the planning, development, and implementation of emerging and or current patterns of occupational therapy service delivery in diverse community environments.
- Demonstrate competencies in health care, educational, and community environments.
- Display cultural competence in meeting the occupational performance needs of diverse populations.
- Provide occupational therapy services within the framework of legal, ethical, and professional standards.