College of Education and Rehabilitation

Department of Occupational Therapy

Prerequisites*

 *Admission requirements are the same for both the MSOT and the combined MSOT/OTD degree options.

All required course work listed below must be completed at the college level with a grade of B- or better. An applicant need not have completed all prerequisites prior to filing an application, but must be able to complete all outstanding prerequisites prior to enrollment.

Prerequisite Courses
A total of at least 21 semester credits are required in the following areas:

**Anatomy and Physiology 1 with lab (or Anatomy with lab)
**Anatomy and Physiology 2 with lab (or Physiology with lab)
Statistics (Psychology- or Sociology-based course recommended)
Abnormal Psychology
Development or Lifespan Psychology
Cultural or Ethnic Diversity
Sociology (or Cultural Anthropology)

**Anatomy and Physiology course work completed within an Exercise Science or Kinesiology department will also be accepted. Similar course work may be reviewed on a case by case basis for an approved substitution.

Prerequisite credits completed ten or more years prior to the anticipated entrance date will be reviewed for approval on an individual basis.        

07.15.2013