The Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) is a 33-month program that begins in the summer and consists of 84 semester credit hours of graduate-level coursework in Occupational Therapy and 20 semester hours (6 months) of full-time clinical fieldwork. Beginning with admissions for the summer of 2013, a bachelor's degree must be completed by the end of the fall semester prior to the following summer of admission.


The Department of Occupation Therapy will begin accepting applications for the entering class of 2015 on August 1, 2014. The deadline for applications is November 1, 2014. Please note that some of the prerequisite courses have changed; review the information on our web site or contact the School of Health Professions Office of Advising, Admissions and Recruitment Support for more information.

OT Application & Admission Checklist


Upon admission to the OT program, these additional items are required:

  • Evidence of current health insurance showing dates of coverage
  • Immunization record: Immunization requirements can be found at the student health center web page
  • Completion of a background check - directions for this process will be included in the acceptance letter.