We seek motivated applicants who possess the qualities required to be a great OTA. 

Admissions Requirements

A high school diploma or passing GED® exam score

A minimum cumulative high school GPA of 2.5

College credits with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, if applicable

A grade of C or better in each prerequisite course

A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 for all four prerequisite courses

Prerequisite Courses

You must successfully complete four prerequisite courses for admission to the program.*

A grade of C or better in each of the four prerequisite courses

A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 for all four prerequisite courses

*Prerequisites must be completed within the last five years.

Two Curriculum Options

We offer two options for completing the program’s mix of Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) and OTA classes. If you have an existing bachelor’s degree, your classes would automatically transfer and count toward your (LAS) coursework.

  • Option 1: Complete the LAS and OTA classes separately (lighter course load)
  • Option 2: Complete the LAS and OTA classes simultaneously (heavier course load)*

*Option 2 is required to complete the program in 16 months. 

 

“I decided to apply to the Online OTA program because it’s a faster route. In 16 months I could work as an OTA.”

Michelle, Online OTA graduate

 

“I have an amazing lab instructor who’s been my biggest advocate through this entire program and we have a great relationship.”

Alex, Online OTA student

 

“Occupational therapy is there to guide clients, and OTAs help them find ways to help them do the things that are meaningful to their everyday lives independently.”

Marie, Online OTA program graduate


“I love when students tell me, ‘If it weren’t for this program, I would not have been able to do this.’”

Becky Anderson, Director of Occupational Therapy Academic Services

 

 

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