BLA to MOT Recommended Course Sequence

Bachelor of Liberal Arts (BLA) Degree to Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Degree

First Year

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
BIOLOGY 140
Anatomy and Physiology I
3 BIOLOGY 142
Anatomy and Physiology II
3
BIOLOGY 141
Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
1 BIOLOGY 143
Anatomy and Physiology II Lab
1
PSYCHOLOGY 101
General Psychology
3 ENGLISH 115
Rhetoric
3
HISTORY I 3 HISTORY II 3
FOREIGN LANGUAGE I 3 FOREIGN LANGUAGE II 3
LITERATURE ELECTIVE 3 THEOLOGY 111
Theological Foundations
3
Total 16 Total 16

Second Year

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
PHILOSOPHY 100
Ethics as an Introduction to Philosophy
3 PHILOSOPHY 290
Theory of Knowledge
3
PHYSICS 140 and 142
Technical Physics and Lab
3 THEOLOGY 200-299 3
FINE ARTS ELECTIVE 3 ENGLISH 205
Literature and the Moral Imagination
3
GENERAL ELECTIVE 3 GENERAL ELECTIVE 3
MINOR OR SECOND CONCENTRATION 3 MINOR OR SECOND CONCENTRATION 3
PSYCHOLOGY 231
Developmental Psychology
3 MINOR OR SECOND CONCENTRATION 3
Total 18 Total 18

Third Year

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
MATHEMATICS 156
Statistics for Health Care I
3 MATHEMATICS 158
Statistics for Health Care II
3
THEOLOGY 300-399 3 PHILOSOPHY 329
Bioethics
3
MINOR OR SECOND CONCENTRATION 3 HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 323
Occupational Justice I: Foundations
3
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 301
Human Occupation Across the Lifespan
3 HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 411
Conditions Influencing Participation
3
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 303
Technology for Life Participation I
2 HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 401
Transformative Nature of Occupation
3
MINOR OR GENERAL ELECTIVE 3 MINOR OR GENERAL ELECTIVE 3
Total 17 Total 18

Fourth Year

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
DCR ELECTIVE 3 GRADUATE MOT COURSEWORK BEGINS
 
 
ATHLETIC TRAINING 386 and 387
Kinesiology and Lab
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 501
Creative and Systematic Inquiry II
3
BIOLOGY 204
Neuroscience
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 503
Technology for Life Participation II
2
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 321
Analysis of Occupational Participation
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 505
Tools and Technology for the OT Process
3
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 403
Creative and Systematic Inquiry I
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 507
Professional Issues I
2
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 405
Occupational Justice II: Independent Study
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 609
Theoretical Foundations & Clinical Reasoning
3
    OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 502
Creative and Systematic Inquiry II
1
Total 18 Total 14
UNDERGRADUATE HOURS FOR
BLA COMPLETED
     

Fifth Year

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
Second Semester Sem.
Hrs.
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 601
Graduate Research Project I
2 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 631
Graduate Research Project II
2
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 603
Domains and Process I
6 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 633
Domains and Process II
6
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 605
Adaptations and Technology I
2 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 635
Adaptations and Technology II
2
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 607
Level I Fieldwork
1 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 637
Level I Fieldwork
1
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 611
Professional Issues II
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 641
Professional Issues III
3
Total 14 Total 14

Fifth Year Fieldwork

First Semester Sem.
Hrs.
   
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 691
Level II Fieldwork (June-September)
3    
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 692
Level II Fieldwork (September-December)
3    
Total 6    

Total BLA to MOT Credit Hours

  • BLA Degree: 121 hours
  • MOCT Courses: 48 hours
  • MOT Degree Total: 169 hours