Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Misericordia University

Program Details

The online Doctorate in Occupational Therapy is focused on academic growth in clinical practice areas of occupation therapy, promoting intellectual discourse through both program content and format.  The curriculum is designed to provide occupational therapists with advanced clinical, practice management, teaching, and administrative skills through a program that emphasizes the integration of theory and practice, professional and clinical skills, critical self-assessment, clinical reasoning and decision-making skills, advocacy, and health policy.  The program is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills practitioners bring from clinical practice and life experiences.

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Misericordia 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

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

Additional Info

  • This program requires two days on campus per semester.