Faces of Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Curriculum


The entry-level Master of Science in Occupational Therapy Degree (MSOT) is designed for the student with an undergraduate degree; offered over 7 semesters, including 24 weeks of full-time fieldwork experience supervised by licensed practitioners.

Educational Objectives                   

Graduates of the Occupational Therapy program will:

• Incorporate occupation-based frames of reference and theoretical models in the delivery of
   therapeutic services that ensure the best possible health outcomes for consumers.
• Devise and implement client-centered, evidence-based, and culturally relevant assessments
   and interventions required of an entry-level practitioner.
• Demonstrate ability to manage resources and to provide services in diverse and emerging
   arenas of practice.
• Apply principles of evidence-based research in scholarship and practice that contribute to the 
   profession’s body of scientific knowledge.
• Act as an advocate to educate the public, to promote consumer health and wellness, and to
   provide community and professional leadership and service.
• Demonstrate skill that shows effective communication and appreciation for diversity, cultural
   differences, occupational differences, and backgrounds of individuals.
• Employ technology in teaching, learning and adaptation of the environment.
• Engage in ethical behaviors and attitudes that demonstrate responsibility in adhering to the
   Code of Ethics and professional standards. 

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