The Department of Occupational Therapy is excited to announce a move to summer start effective May 2018. The Master of Health Science in Occupational Therapy program remains six full time semesters and 89 credits. Click Revised Curriculum - effective May 2018 (Class of 2020) for our updated curriculum. Revised Curriculum - effective May 2018
Please join at our next Open House to learn more about these changes. We will be hosting an Open House on June 29, 2017 at 1:00 PM. For more information go to the following link: Open House
Augusta University offers a Masters of Health Science in Occupational Therapy
Our program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at: 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. (301)652-AOTA.
ACOTE website: www.acoteonline.org
A master's degree is the minimum educational level required for entry into the profession as an occupational therapist. To learn more, please visit the Admissions & Curriculum page.
The NBCOT program data results can be found at National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) EXAM. All graduating Occupational Therapists must pass the NBCOT exam in order to become licensed to practice in the state of Georgia. Augusta University exam results are among the best in the country.
The total number of graduates from Augusta University Master of Health Science in Occupational Therapy program during the 3-year period of 2014-2016 was 130 with an overall graduation rate of 98%.
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