The programs in the Department of Occupational Therapy incorporate a hands-on learning approach in the study of comprehensive rehabilitative, preventive, and wellness-oriented approaches designed to improve the lives of clients.
The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy Program at UAB offers a professional degree program for students wanting to become occupational therapists and a post-professional degree and low vision graduate certificate for occupational therapists wishing to expand their existing careers.
Occupational therapy professional program students are from a broad range of educational backgrounds, including liberal arts and the sciences.
Our master's degree in occupational therapy professional program is accredited by ACOTE, the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc., located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, P. O. Box 31220, Bethesda, MD 20824-1220, Telephone number 301-652-AOTA.
For more information about our master’s programs and Low Vision Rehabilitation Graduate Certificate, click on one of the programs below.