Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD)

Occupational Therapy Entry-Level Doctorate Degree Proposed Curriculum (104 cr hrs)

FALL

SPRING

SUMMER (Summer Session II) {Semester I}:

  • 500 Foundations & Application of Human Sciences (33)

SPRING {Semester III}:

  • 520 Occupational Therapy Measurement and Assessment (3)
  • 522 Occupational Therapy Quantitative Research Methods (3)
  • 524 Occupational Justice (3)
  • 526 Occupational Therapy Process Behavioral Health (3)
  • 528 Behavioral Health Lab (1)
  • 530 Focused Topic Grant Writing (1)
  • 532 Focused Topic Occupational Therapy Evidence-based Practice (1)
  • 534 Capstone Overview (1)

FALL {Semester IV}:

  • 600 Occupational Therapy Process Pediatrics (3)
  • 602 Pediatrics Lab (1)
  • 604 Capstone Development I (3)
  • 606 Occupational Therapy Qualitative Research Methods (3)
  • 608 Environmental Analysis (3)
  • 610 Focused Topic School-based Practice (1)
  • 612 Focused Topic Academia (1)
  • 614 Level I Fieldwork Pediatrics (1) 

SPRING {Semester V}: 

  • 620 Occupational Therapy Process Adults (3)
  • 622 Adults Lab (1)
  • 624 Capstone Development II (3)
  • 626 Assistive Technology for Lifespan (3)
  • 628 Assistive Technology Lab (1)
  • 630 Occupational Therapy Management and Supervision(3)
  • 632 Research Project 1(1)  
  • 634 Focused Topic Lab: Prosthetics, PAMs, Splinting (1)

FALL {Semester VI}:

  • 700 Occupational Therapy Process Geriatrics (3)
  • 702 Capstone Development III (1)
  • 704 Research Project II (3)
  • 706 Advanced Practice: Population Health & Community-Based Practice (3)
  • 708 Occupational Therapy Leadership & Advocacy (3)
  • 710 Focused Topic Elective (1)
  • 712 Level I Fieldwork Adult/Geriatric (1)
  • 714 Level I TIDE Fieldwork (1)

SPRING {Semester VII}:
(January –June)

  • 720 Level II Fieldwork A (6)
  • 722 Level II Fieldwork B (6)

FALL {Semester VIII}:

  • 800 Capstone Practicum (6)
  • 802 Capstone Dissemination (3)

*Accreditation Council of Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) Candidacy Status granted December 2019.