Preparing for an Occupational Therapy (MS) Program
Most Albany students apply to entry-level master’s programs for occupational therapy.
The following list should serve as a general guideline only since program requirements vary:
Common Course Requirements
General Biology w/labs 2 semesters
General Physics w/lab 1 or 2 semesters
Anatomy and Physiology I & II w/labs 2 semesters
General Psychology 1 semester
Psychology of Child Development 1 semester
Abnormal Psychology 1 semester
Statistics 1 semester
Intro to Sociology/Anthropology 1 semester
Sociology of Aging (or Lifespan Development) 1 semester
Possible Additional Requirements depending on the program:
Common Admissions Requirements:
GRE Test Scores
2-3 Letters of Recommendation
Minimum GPA of 3.00
Significant volunteer/shadowing/work in patient care
How to Apply:
Apply directly to each program—do your research on each school’s website!
Deadlines vary – Range – October to February – Early Decision/Joint Programs may have summer deadlines.
For Program Admissions Requirements: Visit: www.aota.org
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