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Occupational Therapy Assistant Curriculum

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Credits
Semester I
GLL 121 College Writing I 4
GPS 110 General Survey of Psychology 4
GSB 117 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
OTA 110 Introduction to Occupational Therapy 3
HS 201 Independent Study - Community Service 1
Total: 16
Semester II
GPS 201 Developmental Psychology 3
GPS 335 Abnormal Psychology 3
GSB 118 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
OTA 210 OT: Skills and Applications l 3
OTA 250 Applied Kinesiology 4
Total: 17
Semester III
OTA 246 Community Health 1
OTA 270 Clinical Conditions 3
OTA 315 Occupational Therapy in Mental Health Practice* 4
Total: 8
Semester IV
GLL 122 College Writing II 4
GSM 130 College Mathematics 3
OTA 325 Occupational Therapy in Pediatric Practice 4
OTA 345 Occupation Therapy in Adult Practice* 4
OTA 365 Occupational Therapy in Older Adult Practice 4
Total: 19
Semester V
OTA 405 OT: Skills and Applications II 3
OTA 415 Professional Development 2
OTA 490 Clinical Practice I** 4
OTA 495 Clinical Practice II** 4
Total: 13


TOTAL CREDITS IN PROGRAM 73

Fieldwork (OTA 490 and OTA 495) must be completed within 18 months of completing the academic requirements.
*Includes daytime fieldwork
**Full-time daytime fieldwork