OT Program Prerequisite Courses

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For admission to the Occupational Therapy Program, students must earn a minimum overall 3.25 GPA in undergraduate coursework and complete the following prerequisite courses:

OT Program Prerequisites (completed prior to entry into the graduate OT Program)

  • Anatomy & Physiology I and II (with labs);
  • Physics I (with lab);
  • Introduction to Psychology (General Psychology)
  • Human Development (Lifespan Development)
  • Abnormal Psychology;
  • Statistics;
  • 3 credits of Sociology or Anthropology

Additionally, students should complete and document a minimum of 20 hours of clinical observation under the supervision of an occupational therapist prior to beginning the professional program.