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OT Doctoral-Level Programs - Accredited

The following institutions offer entry-level doctoral programs that are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). On-site evaluations for program accreditation are conducted at 5 or 7 year intervals for initial accreditation and 5, 7, or 10 year intervals for continuing accreditation. The dates on this list indicate the academic year the next on-site evaluation is anticipated.

Schools

Arizona

Northern Arizona University
(Next Visit: 2022/2023)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy
435 N. 5th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004-2157
(602) 827-2450
OT.OTD@nau.edu
http://nau.edu/otd
Status: Accreditation

Florida

Nova Southeastern University-Tampa
(Next Visit: 2020/2021)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy
College of Health Care Sciences
3632 Queen Palm Drive
Tampa, FL 33619-1311
(813) 574-5340
mccarthy@nova.edu
www.nova.edu/chcs/ot/otd/
Status: Accreditation

Indiana

Huntington University
(Next Visit: 2022/2023)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program
1819 Carew Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-4705
(800) 600-4888
graduate@huntington.edu
www.huntington.edu/graduate/occupational-therapy
Status: Accreditation

Missouri

Washington University
(Next visit: 2024/2025)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Program in Occupational Therapy
School of Medicine
4444 Forest Park Avenue, Campus Box 8505
St. Louis, MO 63108
(314) 286-1600
WUOTinfo@wusm.wustl.edu
www.ot.wustl.edu
Status: Accreditation

Nebraska

Creighton University
(Next visit: 2020/2021)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178-0259
(800) 325-2830
phaadmis@creighton.edu 
Hybrid program track offered.
Distance education track offered in Anchorage, AK (University of Alaska Anchorage) and Denver, CO (Regis University).
https://spahp.creighton.edu/future-students/doctor-occupational-therapy
Status: Accreditation 

Ohio

The University of Toledo
(Next visit: 2018/2019)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Program
College of Health and Human Services
2801 W. Bancroft Street, Mail Stop 119
Toledo, OH 43606-3390
(419) 530-6670
becky.gwozdz@utoledo.edu 
www.utoledo.edu/healthsciences/depts/rehab_sciences/ot/ 
Status: Accreditation 

Oregon

Pacific University
(Next Visit: 2021/2022)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
School of Occupational Therapy
190 S.E. 8th Avenue, Suite #360
Hillsboro, OR 97123-4216
(800) 933-9308
gradadmissions@pacificu.edu
www.pacificu.edu/ot/index.cfm
Status: Accreditation

Pennsylvania

University of the Sciences
(Next Visit: 2019/2020)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy
600 South 43rd Street, Box 8
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495
(215) 596-8810
admit@usciences.edu
www.usciences.edu/ot
Status:  Accreditation

South Dakota

University of South Dakota
(Next Visit: 2020/2021)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy
414 East Clark Street
Vermillion, SD 57069-2390
(605) 677-5000
ot@usd.edu
www.usd.edu/ot
Status: Accreditation

Tennessee

Belmont University
(Next visit: 2025/2026)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
School of Occupational Therapy
1900 Belmont Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37212-3757
(615) 460-6798
otd@belmont.edu 
www.belmont.edu/ot/ 
Status: Accreditation

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
(Next Visit: 2020/2021)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Department
615 McCallie Avenue, Department 3103
Chattanooga, TN 37403-2598
(423) 425-2357
susan-mcdonald@utc.edu
www.utc.edu/occupationaltherapy/
Status: Accreditation

Virginia

Mary Baldwin College
(Next Visit: 2020/2021)
(OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program
Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences
100 Baldwin Avenue
Fishersville, VA 22939
(540) 887-4000
mmodlin@mbc.edu
www.mbc.edu/health_sciences
Status: Accreditation