Grad Program: Occupational Therapy

Ithaca College has had a freshman entry combined Bachelor/Master’s program for 15 years and enjoys a great reputation. In 2010, Ithaca College received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) to begin our new Professional Entry-Level Master’s in Occupational Therapy program. The program has also received New York State Department of Education approval and admitted our first class in May 2010.

Please visit the graduate admission page for information on current tuition expenses. The program consists of 90 credits and will prepare students to sit for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)

Assistantships are awarded on a competitive basis for a one year time period (Fall and Spring) Graduate Assistants assist faculty members by engaging in one or more of the following tasks: doing research in support of faculty scholarship and/or class preparation, assisting in undergraduate classroom/laboratory activities and review of students’ assignments, maintaining hours in technology lab to assist students in technology-based assignments, maintaining open laboratory sessions for student projects, coordinating administrative projects and program activities.

For further information please contact:

Melinda Cozzolino, Associate Professor and Graduate Chair
Department of Occupational Therapy
Ithaca College


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