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Major in Occupational Therapy


Requirements for the Major

The following courses are required:

OT Prerequisite Courses for the BSOS (27-28 credits)

BI 161               Anatomy & Physiology I (4 credits)
BI 162               Anatomy & Physiology II (4 credits)
BI 271               Kinesiology (3 credits)
BI 315               Neuroscience (4 credits)
PS 101              General Psychology I (3 credits)
PS 210              Child Growth and Development (3 credits)
PS 220              Psych of Aging (3 credits)
MA 150             Statistics I or PS 275 Psychological Statistics (3 credits)

OT Major Courses for the BSOS (49 credits)

OT 101              Introduction to Occupational Studies of 
                        Wellness/Disability (3 credits)
OT 102              Occupational Studies of Wellness/Disability Groups
                        (3 credits)
OT 203              Occupational Therapy Theories (3 credits)
OT 211              Kinesiology Lab (1 credit)
OT 301              Psychosocial Wellness/Disability (2 credits)
OT 302              Psychosocial Therapeutic Approaches (3 credits)
OT 304              Psychosocial Therapeutic Approaches Lab (2 credits)
OT 312              Physiological Wellness/Disability (2 credits)
OT 313              Physiological Therapeutic Approaches (3 credits)
OT 317              Research I (3 credits)
OT 318              Physiological Therapeutic Approaches Lab (2 credits)
OT 401              Occupational Performance & Context for Elders
                        (2 credits)
OT 402              Therapeutic Approaches for Elders (3 credits)
OT 403              Therapeutic Approaches Lab for Elders (2 credits)
OT 404              Assistive Technology I (3 credits)
OT 407              Research II (3 credits)
OT 421              Occupational Performance & Context for
                        Children/Adolescents (2 credits)
OT 423              Therapeutic Approaches Lab for Children/Adolescents
                        (2 credits)
OT 424              Assistive Technology II (3 credits)
OT 426              Organizational and Professional Issues I (3 credits)
OT 427              Therapeutic Approaches for Children/Adolescents
                        (3 credits)

OT                    Major Courses for the MOT (33 credits)


OT 903              Clinical Reasoning I (3 credits)
OT 905              Clinical Reasoning II (3 credits)
OT 906              Global Health Issues (3 credits)
OT 908              Community Health (3 credits)
OT 928              Thesis Seminar I (3 credits)
OT 929              Thesis Seminar II (3 credits)
OT 930              Thesis Seminar III (3 credits)
OT 931              Organizational and Professional Issues II (3 credits)
OT 920              Physical Disabilities Fieldwork II (3 credits)
OT 921              Psychosocial Fieldwork II (3 credits)
OT 933              Assessment and Evaluation Across the Lifespan
                        (3 credits)

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