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Pre-Occupational Therapy Information

***The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®) has mandated that the entry-level degree requirement for the occupational therapist will move to the doctoral level by July 1, 2027.

Only entry-level doctoral occupational therapy degree programs will be eligible to receive or maintain ACOTE accreditation status as of July 1, 2027. Learn more: https://www.aota.org/Education-Careers/Accreditation/acote-doctoral-mandate-2027.aspx

Four Year Plan Pre-requisite Requirements

Gusties Attending Occupational Therapy School

Profiles of Occupational Therapy Students


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Pre-Occupational Therapy Opportunities

Local Shadowing Opportunities


Pre-Occupational Therapy Applicant Information

GRE Exam

OTCAS Centralized Application

Personal Statement

Letters of Recommendation

Interview Preparation

U of M and Gustavus teamed up to offer FREE Online Short Courses

Personal Statements for a Health Program

Interviewing for a Health Program

Global Ambassadors for Patient Safety

Career Development Specialist- Health Professions, Heather Banks, hbanks@gustavus.edu, 507-933-7575

Updated 6/11/2017 HB