Here are the best Occupational Therapy Schools [OT] and Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools [OTA] in Arizona.

Arizona State has 3 Occupational Therapy Schools [OT] and 2 Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools [OTA].

  • College of Health Science: Midwestern University
  • Northern Arizona University- Occupational Therapy Program
  • Arizona School of Health Sciences, A.T. Still University of Health Sciences

College of Health Science: Midwestern University

College of Health Science: Midwestern University

College of Health Science has 2 campuses. One is at Glendale, AZ and other is at Downers Grove, IL.

1.Downers Grove, IL Campus

  • Course Offered –Master of Occupational Therapy (entry-level)
  • Seat capacity: up to 40
  • Status: Accreditation
  • Public or Private- Private, Non-profit Institute.
  • Full-time regular course. Duration-  27 months, including fieldwork.

2.Glendale, AZ

  • Course Offered – Doctor Of Occupational Therapy
  • Seat capacity: up to 50
  • Status: Accreditation
  • Public or Private- Private, Non-profit Institute.
  • Full-time regular course. Duration 33 months, full-time

Prerequisite:

  • Human Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Statistics
  • Lifespan Development
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Other Social and Behavioral Sciences

Requirements:

  • Baccalaureate degree.
  • GPA of 2.75 or better.
  • 2 letters of recommendation.
  • First aid course
  • CPR certification.
  • Passage of the Midwestern University criminal background check.

Address

Downers Grove Campus
555 31st Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 515-7200
admissil@midwestern.edu

Glendale Campus
19555 N 59th Ave.
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 572-3215
admissaz@midwestern.edu

Northern Arizona University- Occupational Therapy Program

Northern Arizona University- Occupational Therapy Program

  • Course Offered –Occupational Therapy Doctoral (OTD) degree (entry-level)
  • University Campus-Phoenix, AZ
  • Seat capacity: up to 45
  • Status: Accreditation
  • Public or Private- Public Institute.
  • Full-time regular course. Duration-  33 months, including fieldwork education and the required 16-week individualized residency.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s/ master’s degree
  • GPA of 3.0 above
  • CPR certification.
  • Proof of Immunizations.
  • Report from the (GRE).
  • Minimum of 80 contact hours with two licensed occupational therapists.
  • 2 letters of recommendation.
  • Proof of competency in Medical Terminology

PreRequisite:

  • Sociology
  • Lifespan Human Development 
  • Abnormal Psychology 
  • Ethics or Social Justice
  • Statistics
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Biology 

Address:

  • Email ot.otd@nau.edu
  • Phone 602-827-2450
  • Fax 602-827-2425
  • Room 6th-floor Building
  • Health Sciences Education Building
  • 435 N 5th Street Phoenix AZ
  • Phoenix, AZ 85004
  • Website:https://nau.edu/

Arizona School of Health Sciences, A.T. Still University of Health Sciences

Arizona School of Health Sciences, A.T. Still University of Health Sciences

Arizona School of Health Sciences offers 2 degrees. One is Entry Level Master Of Occupational Therapy and another is Entry-level Occupational Therapy Doctoral [OTD]

  • University Campus: Messa, Arizona campus
  • Public or Private: Private, Non-profit Institute.

1.Master Of Occupational Therapy

  • Duration: 27 months, full-time
  • No Of seats: 38
  • Scholarship: Yes

Requirements:

  • Baccalaureate degree
  • Applicants must have achieved a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA, and a 2.75 science GPA
  • Applicants are required to obtain a minimum of 20 contact/observation hours in the occupational therapy field.
  • Applicants must secure three (3) letters of reference. One of these letters must be written by: a present or former faculty member, academic advisor, or employer. One reference letter should come from a professional from the occupational therapy field or another clinical supervisor. The final letter can come from a reference of your choice, but may not be from a friend or family member.
  • TOEFL iBT for English proficiency
  • Proof of competency in Medical Terminology
  • CPR certification.
  • Criminal background check

Prerequisite:

  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Science
  • Statistics
  • Lifespan Human Development
  • General Psychology:
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Sociology OR Cultural Anthropology:
  • English
  • Humanities
  • Medical Terminology

1.Occupational Therapy Doctorate – Entry Level

  • Duration: a 36-month full-time residential program
  • No Of seats: 38
  • Scholarship: Yes

Prerequisite:

  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Science
  • Statistics
  • Lifespan Human Development
  • General Psychology:
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Sociology OR Cultural Anthropology:
  • English
  • Humanities
  • Medical Terminology

Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree
  • Applicants must have achieved a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, and a 3.0 science GPA
  • Applicants are required to obtain a minimum of 30 contact/observation hours in the occupational therapy field.
  • Applicants must secure three (3) letters of reference. One of these letters must be written by: a present or former faculty member, academic advisor, or employer. One reference letter should come from a professional from the occupational therapy field or another clinical supervisor. The final letter can come from a reference of your choice, but may not be from a friend or family member.
  • TOEFL iBT for English proficiency
  • Proof of competency in Medical Terminology
  • CPR certification.
  • Criminal background check

Address:

  • Occupational Therapy Department
  • 5850 E. Still Circle Mesa, AZ 85206-3618
  • E-mail- admissions@atsu.edu

Best Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools in Arizona.

Best Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools in Arizona.

Here are the two Occupational Therapy Assistant [OTA] Schools present in Arizona.

Pima Medical Institute – Mesa

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
957 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202-2903

Duration: Approximately 20 months Status: Accreditation
Completion: Associate degree
Phone: (520) 323-4279
Fax: N/A
Email: lwalters@pmi.edu
Websitewww.pmi.edu/
Requirements: High school diploma or GED equivalent; pass entrance exam

Pima Medical Institute – Tucson

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
3350 East Grant Road, Suite 200
Tucson, AZ 85716

Duration: Approximately 20 months Status: Accreditation
Completion: Associate degree
Phone: (520) 323-4279
Fax: N/A
Email: lwalters@pmi.edu
Websitewww.pmi.edu/
Requirements: High school diploma or GED equivalent; pass entrance exam

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Harsh Sharma

Harsh Sharma is a writer, blogger and researcher. He has a keen interest in Occupational therapy. Harsh writes about the schools, colleges, other related stuff of Occupational therapy. He also reads books on occupational therapy to enhance his knowledge in this area.

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