Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (Post-Professional)
Gannon University

Program Details

Gannon offers the online Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (Post-Professional). This program is designed to enable occupational therapists in any practice area to develop roles and skills beyond that of the therapist-clinician. This program supports their development toward practitioner-scholars who can translate knowledge, including cross-disciplinary theories and research, into practice, and who are capable of serving as change agents in new and expanded arenas within the field of occupational therapy.

Sample of Program Requirements:

  • Reasoning and Evidenced-Based Practice
  • Applied Research in Clinical Practice
  • Teaching in Practice and Community
  • Community Based Interventions
  • Advanced Occupations

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Gannon University 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)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Licensed OT (in the state where you practice)
  • AOTA & state OT organization membership