A Degree that Leads to a Future
The professional program in Occupational Therapy is rooted in occupation and occupational science. Central to the teaching mission of the program are occupation based, strong occupational therapy skills, professional skills and research. The program has numerous innovative teaching components including a Level II fieldwork focus on health settings and community-service settings. We are committed to educating strong clinicians for the unfolding future. According to US News, our program is ranked in the top quarter of all USA OT grad programs (42/197)!
The TSDBOT grant provides funding to support students interested in becoming an occupational therapist with advanced training in serving individuals with deafblindness.
- Scholarships are available to support students wanting to complete a degree in Occupational Therapy (OT) with advanced training in serving individuals with deafblindness.
- The grant provides $20,500 paid out over 2 semesters.
- Scholars must be admitted to both the Masters of OT program and the DB program
Contact Dr. Lorie Richards for more information at email@example.com
c/o Accreditation Department
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929
Graduates of this program are eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapist administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
The Eugene B. Casey Building
800 South Frederick Avenue Suite 200
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-4150
After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be an Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR). Most states require licensure in order to practice. Most states licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT certification exam.