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
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 386 and 387
Kinesiology and Lab
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 501
Creative and Systematic Inquiry II
3
BIOLOGY 204
Neuroscience
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 502
Creative and Systematic Inquiry II Lab
1
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 321
Analysis of Occupational Participation
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 503
Technology for Life Participation II
2
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 403
Creative and Systematic Inquiry I
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 505
Tools and Technology for the OT Process
3
HUMAN OCCUPATION STUDIES 405
Occupational Justice II: Independent Study
3 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 507
Professional Issues I
2
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY 609
Theoretical Foundations and Clinical Reasoning
3
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