Doctor of Occupational Therapy
University of Kansas

Program Details

The online Doctor of Occupational Therapy is intended for therapists already in practice and who wish to upgrade their knowledge and skills at a doctoral level of expertise to meet the increasing demands of complex practice issues. It focuses on specialization and professional leadership in practice and students can complete the course work while continuing to work in the profession.

The four key components of the curriculum include the following:

  • Evidence-based practice
  • Professional leadership
  • Specialty practice
  • Teaching

Core work and specialization opportunities have been integrated across the curriculum to create a base of both advanced knowledge and specialized knowledge that will prepare graduates for leadership in their chosen areas of concentration.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Kansas is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Must hold a current occupational therapy licensure