Doctor of Occupational Therapy
Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Program Details

The online Doctor of Occupational Therapy program is for existing occupational therapists who are interested in becoming educators, clinical leaders, program developers, and/or clinical researchers.  This is a flexible program that is designed to build on students’ existing knowledge and experiences.  

Two tracks are offered:  

  • The Education Track provides the opportunity to focus on teaching
  • The Administration Track provides the opportunity to develop skills in organizational leadership and development


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree OT must also hold a Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in a related Field of Study
  • Copy of current licensure as an OT
  • Resume or CV
  • Interview (on-line)
  • Essay
  • Three references
  • Official transcripts from every institution you have attended

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges