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Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies

The Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies major combines a liberal arts foundation with professional courses in the theory and practice of occupational therapy. After completion of the Bachelors degree and prerequisites students are able to enter the Master’s of Occupational Therapy program.

As a Pre-Occupational Therapy major, you will:

  • Learn the fundamentals of the profession, including an understanding of principles, ethics, legalities, professional organizations and practice settings
  • Become proficient in medical terminology and anatomy along with theory and models of occupational therapy
  • Take classes that focus on anatomy, neuroscience, healthcare policy, research and more
  • Participate in hands-on fieldwork