The USciences online Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (DrOT) program puts you on the best path forward: your own.
Designed for working professionals looking to lead the field forward, our online DrOT program prepares you for the future you envision—in clinical practice, management, education, policy, and beyond.
Our advanced curriculum and diverse electives expand your skills, talents, and views, all on your schedule. Enrich your credentials and tailor your trajectory to achieve your personal and professional goals.
Admission to the Post-Professional DrOT (Online) Program
To enter the DrOT online program, students must:
Be a practicing occupational therapist with a master’s degree
Be initially certified by NBCOT
Submit an application and supplemental documentation
Submit an essay stating personal and professional goals for pursuing post-professional doctoral studies
Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA with all grades above a B- throughout the program.