Applicants applying for entry to the first year of the B.S. Healthcare Studies/M.S. Occupational Therapy program must meet the following criteria:

  • combined SAT I scores of 1400 for combined Math, Verbal, and Writing sections (or ACT equivalent)
  • a high school average of 85 (3.0) GPA
  • two letters of recommendation
  • successful completion of courses in math, biology and chemistry; physics is recommended but not required
  • a written essay
  • and, a recommended minimum of 20 hours as a volunteer or “shadowing” a clinician in at least two areas of Occupational Therapy