About this course
When you attend NSU's Occupational Therapy programs, you will gain knowledge to:
- integrate knowledge from the arts and sciences
- assess and treat in a way that match a client's needs and goals
- promote health and well-being by helping people do occupation
- lead your colleagues and the public to understand how occupation impacts health and
- practice in various settings with people across the lifespan, with or without a disability or illness.
With this knowledge, graduates from NSU's Occupational Therapy programs become exceptionally keen observers, active listeners, creative strategists, critical thinkers, resourceful leaders and practical educators who help people set and meet goals, overcome challenges and thrive in the face of adversity
- The Master of Occupational Therapy program is designed so that a student may enter after completing an undergraduate or graduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale for each of the last two years of study, have social science and humanities prerequisite GPAs of 3.0 or better, have a natural science prerequisite GPA of 2.75 or better, and have a 2.0 or better in all prerequisite courses. All prerequisites must be completed with a 2.0 or better, no later than the Friday before the first day of matriculation in the MOT program which begins in the summer semester.