Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (Transitional Program)
Temple University

Program Details

Temple University offers the online Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. This degree prepares individuals with a master’s in Occupational Therapy for graduate-level studies at Temple University’s Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy program.

The following courses make up the program:

  • Professional Development and Learning in OT Education
  • Theoretical Perspectives in Occupational Therapy
  • OT Practice: Community and Social Participation
  • Theoretical Perspectives in Occupation

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Temple University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must hold a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy
  • Must have a current state OT license
  • GRE waived for applicants with a master’s degree GPA of 3.0 or higher