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Occupational Therapy

Graduate Admission Requirements

Accepting applications on rolling admissions now through OTCAS for September 2024


For consideration, applicants must submit the following admissions requirements:

  • A completed online application - Apply Now
  • Official transcript reflecting conferral of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally-accredited institution with a preferred minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Official transcript from each additional previously attended institution
  • Official transcripts must reflect a grade of B- or better in the following courses or their equivalent:
    • Anatomy and Physiology I (4.0 credits with lab) - completed within 5 years of application
    • Anatomy and Physiology II (4.0 credits with lab) - completed within 5 years of application
    • Developmental Psychology Through the Lifespan - completed within 10 years of application
    • Statistics - completed within 10 years of application
    • Sociology or Culture or Anthropology - completed within 10 years of application
  • An original essay addressing "what occupational therapy means to you and why you have chosen a career path in this profession." Essays should be no more than two pages, double-spaced, with references if appropriate.
  • Three recommendations - Download the recommendation form here
  • Interview (to be determined by admissions)
  • A signed Essential Functions form. Download the Essential Functions form. Note: This document must be submitted with a handwritten signature