Doctor of Occupational Therapy
D’Youville College

Program Details

This online DPT program, or post-professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate, benefits aspiring healthcare leaders in academic and research fields. This program does not have a clinical element; instead, students must complete a capstone project. Studies for this doctoral program will explore a variety of challenging topics, including:

  • Assessment
  • Advocacy
  • Evidence-based practices

Graduates are prepared for careers in healthcare management and coordination services, such as clinical directors or post-secondary educators. Studies are available in full- and part-time formats to meet the needs of working professionals. Become a leader, collaborator, and researcher through this online DPT program.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

D’Youville College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have initial certification as an occupational therapist by NBCOT and a state license to practice occupational therapy.