Wed Oct 25 16:00:00 2017
Occupational Therapy Information Session

Occupational Therapy Information Session

Information sessions allow you to speak directly with faculty members, tour the classrooms, learn more about the Occupational Therapy Program and its career

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Accreditation and Credentials

Occupational Therapy Program Accreditation and Credentials
  • The Occupational Therapy Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. AOTA’s phone number is (301) 652-AOTA. For more information on ACOTE, please visit www.acoteonline.org

  • The BS/MS in Occupational Therapy is conferred when the Department of Occupational Therapy requirements are fulfilled, including successful completion of all Occupational Therapy major discipline requirements, in addition to York College’s General Education Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree.

  • Certification: Upon completion of all requirements, the graduate is permitted to sit for the certification examination of the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.

  • Licensure: Upon completion of all requirements, the graduate is permitted to apply to the New York State Education Department for licensure as a Registered Occupational Therapist.

Please note: A felony conviction may preclude an individual from taking the certifying examination and obtaining a license to practice.