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The Department of Occupational Therapy



GRU offers a Masters of Health Science in Occupational Therapy


Our program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

ACOTE can be contacted at: 4720 Montgomery Lane Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. (301)652-AOTA. www.ACOTEONLINE.ORG

A master's degree is the minimum educational level required for entry into the profession as an occupational therapist. To learn more, please visit the Admissions & Curriculum page. 

The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) EXAM (https://SECURE.NBCOT.ORG/DATA/SCHOOLSTATS.ASPX)

All graduating Occupational Therapists must pass the NBCOT exam in order to become licensed to practice in the state of Georgia. GRU exam results are among the best in the country. 

The total number of graduates from Georgia Regents University Master of Health Science in Occupational Therapy program during the 3-year period of 2012-2014 was 124 with an overall graduation rate of 99%.

Graduation Year Students Entering/Graduating Graduation Rate
2012 42/41 98%
2013 39/39 100%
2014 44/44 100%
TOTAL 125/124 99%

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