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Occupational Therapy Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – Occupational Therapy

Bachelor's Degree and Master of Occupational Therapy Degree

The master of occupational therapy (M.O.T.) degree is a four and two-and-a-half year combined program in which students will follow a four-year prescribed course of study with any undergraduate major.

The undergraduate coursework includes completion of the major, general education, and the prerequisites required by the Occupational Therapy program.

Students will receive the master of occupational therapy degree after successfully completing all degree requirements.

Degrees: Bachelor's Degree (Any Major)
Master of Occupational Therapy (M.O.T.)
Years to Complete 4+2.5
ACT/SAT and GPA 25/1150 and 3.5
Student Type Day
Years Math
Years Science
Years English
Required Courses: 2 SCIENCE + 1 MATH Biology*
Algebra II
Required Letters of Recommendation Science Teacher
Occupational Therapist
Preadmission Interview Yes (Shark Preview Competition Weekend)
Dual Admission Deadline For Fall 2016 : January 1, 2016
Major / Course Reqs. Any bachelor's degree, prescribed program prerequisites will be communicated upon admission.
Cumulative GPA 3.0
GPA in the Major/Science 3.0
Minimum Grade in Each Prerequisite Course C
Required Test Score GRE no less than a minimum of the mean of the prior year's class in each component.
Graduate Application Yes
Degree Required Yes
Credits Required 120

Transfer students are not eligible to apply to the Health Professions dual admission programs.

Calculation of cumulative and science GPA for the purpose of program eligibility will not reflect the "repeated courses" policy, all grades for retaken courses will be included.

Final determination of admission into the professional program is at the discretion of the receiving college.

* Anatomy and Physiology, and Living Environment may be substituted for Biology