Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Fairleigh Dickinson University

Program Details

Earn a Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy from Fairleigh Dickinson University online.  Students will hone interprofessional knowledge and leadership skills directly applicable to the industry.  This online occupational therapy doctorate will cover key subjects, including but not limited to:

  • Organizational change
  • Data analysis
  • Collaboration and inclusion

Faculty provide personalized attention to students, bringing years of professional experience to the virtual classroom.  Students may choose between a Management and Leadership concentration or an Education track, customizing their studies to align with their professional interests.  This is an interdisciplinary program, offering evidence-based courses, some on-campus requirements, and the opportunity for students to meet professional leaders in the industry.

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fairleigh Dickinson University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students must attend two on-campus learning sessions.
  • Applicants must have an OT bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited college or university.