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
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.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Kansas is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Must hold a current occupational therapy licensure