The department of occupational therapy offers three unique, part-time evening options for adult learners seeking an entry-level or post professional master’s degree education.
1. Combined BS/MS Degree – For OT assistants only who wish to return to school after completion of an associate’s degree in occupational therapy.
2. Direct-entry MS Degree – For students with a non OT bachelor’s degree who wish to return to school to obtain a master’s degree in occupational therapy for entry-level OT practice. (Classes begin fall 2014)
3. Post-Professional MS Degree – For OT practitioners who received entry level status at the bachelor level before 2007 who want to return to school to obtain an OT master’s degree.
NOTE: A felony conviction could affect eligibility to sit for the National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) examination and make one ineligible for a license from the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Allied Health Professionals.