Doctor of Occupational Therapy (DrOT)
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Occupational Therapy (DrOT) is designed to fulfill the necessary formal education to prepare professional occupational therapists for leadership positions.  The curriculum delves into core concepts and best practices for traditional service arenas while building on the already learned foundations of Master’s degrees to develop and enhance each student’s personal abilities of best practices.  Graduates will serve as consultants to business and industry and the judicial, educational, or health care systems, as well as move into positions of influence for public policy decisions that impact the occupation.


Students must attend 2-3 day on-campus sessions per each semester

  • Intended for occupational therapists
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate, professional and graduate institutions attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Goal statement
  • Resume or CV
  • Proof of English language proficiency (if applicable)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges