Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy
Boston University

Program Details

If you’re an occupational therapist who would like to assume a leadership role and help shape the future of your field, you may be ready for advanced study beyond the master’s level. The Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy program affords you the opportunity to analyze the approaches currently employed and develop research-based methodologies to improve them. This online physical therapy degree is offered through a mentorship model: you will have direct instruction from an expert in the field. Graduates will be scholar activists who can set the standard for care in occupational therapy.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Boston University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Requires completion of an approved occupational therapy program
  • Requires two short on-campus components at the beginning and end of program