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OT Doctoral-Level Applicant Programs

New educational programs seeking accreditation (not yet holding Candidacy Status). Until Candidacy Status has been granted by ACOTE, these programs cannot admit students into the OT or OTA program.

Schools

Arizona

Arizona School of Health Sciences, A.T. Still University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Department
5850 E. Still Circle 
Mesa, AZ 85206-3618 
(480) 219-6000 
admissions@atsu.edu
www.atsu.edu/ashs/programs/occupational_therapy/index.htm
Status: Applicant

California

Loma Linda University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy
School of Allied Health Professions
Nichol Hall, Room A901
Loma Linda, CA 92354
(909) 558-4628
studyot@llu.edu 
www.llu.edu/allied-health/sahp/ot/otwelcome.page
Status: Applicant

Florida

University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences - Miami Campus
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program
Miami, FL
(904) 826-0084 x222 or (800) 241-1027 x253
admissions@usa.edu
www.usa.edu
Status: Applicant

Iowa

Drake University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program
College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
2507 University Avenue 
Des Moines, IA 50311-4516 
(515) 271-2011 
jessica.lang@drake.edu
www.drake.edu
Status: Applicant

St. Ambrose University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Department
College for Health Sciences Education
1320 West Lombard Street 
Davenport, IA 52804-2029 
(563) 333-6277 
ot@sau.edu
www.sau.edu/ot/
Status: Applicant

Nevada

Touro University Nevada
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral) 
School of Occupational Therapy 
874 American Pacific Drive 
Henderson, NV 89014 
(702) 777-1783
yvonne.randall@tun.touro.edu 
http://tun.touro.edu/programs/college-of-health-and-human-services/occupational-therapy/
Status: Applicant

Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Program
1 Morrow Way
Slippery Rock, PA 16057-1314
(724) 738-4862
ches@sru.edu
www.sru.edu
Status: Applicant

Thomas Jefferson University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Entry-Level Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program
Jefferson School of Health Professions
901 Walnut Street, 6th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107-5233
(215) 955-8010
JSHPAdmissions@jefferson.edu
www.jefferson.edu/university/health_professions/departments/occupational_therapy.html
Status: Applicant

Texas

West Coast University - Dallas
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program
8435 North Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, TX  75247
(214) 453-4533
nvandenheever@westcoastuniversity.edu
www.westcoastuniversity.edu
Status: Applicant

Utah

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Occupational Therapy Program
561 East 1860 South
Provo, UT 84606-7312
(801) 375-5125
www.rmuohp.edu
Status: Applicant

Virginia

Virginia Commonwealth University
(Applicant OT - entry-level doctoral)
Department of Occupational Therapy 
730 E. Broad Street 
P.O. Box 980008 
Richmond, VA 23298-0008 
(804) 828-2200 
aecopoli@vcu.edu
www.sahp.vcu.edu/departments/occu/
Status: Applicant