Barry University offers the online Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. This program is designed for certified occupational therapists who wish to advance their education beyond the master’s level. The curriculum includes core courses in the areas of theories of practice, research and leadership, as well as interdisciplinary electives in advanced areas of health service delivery and a culminating scholarly project or “capstone” project.
This program includes practical experience working with mentors in advanced areas of interest such as specialized clinical practice, research, administration, leadership, or instruction.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Barry University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.2 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Interview, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- Applicant must be a certified OTR with a minimum of 6 months of clinical experience post-graduation and/or certification.