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Pre-Professional Occupational Therapy Course Requirements

Major Requirements

81 Credit Hours

Course Prefix and Number

Course Name

Credit per Course

CH130Chemistry for Allied Health4
BI150Biology I4
BI210Anatomy & Physiology I(Level I core – science)4
BI215Anatomy & Physiology II4
BI327Animal Behavior3
PS240 OR PS200Physics I OR Introduction to Physics4
MA111Precalculus I4
MA112Precalculus II (Level I core – math)4
MA201, MA205 OR PY222Upper Level Math Course (must be taken to complete Level I core math)3
PY100Introduction to Psychology3
PY200Abnormal Psychology3
PY232Human Development3
KN101AWellness Lifestyles2
KN203Advanced First Aid3
KN205Personal & Community Health3
KN220Seminar: OT as a Career2
KN305Exercise Physiology4
KN306Biomechanics/ Kinesiology4
KN307Treatment of Athletic Injuries3
KN327Adaptive Physical Education3
KN/PY331Psychology of Performace Injury3
KN405AInternship9
KN402AResearch in Practice (Level IV Core – Capstone)3

Free Electives

10 Credit Hours

* A grade of C or better is required.

* MA112 and MA201 OR MA112 and MA205 OR MA112 and PY222 must be taken substitute for the general core requirement of MA180

* PS240 Physics I may be substitute for PS200 Intro to Physics. PS240 is primarily offered in the fall semesters.

Must have a 3.0 GPA of the 4th consecutive semester (end of second year) or completed 68 credits as designated by year one and two of the program.

Course exchanges between semesters may be on option, with academic advisor advisement and approval.

Must complete 100 hours of observation in an appropriate facility prior to applying for internship, which takes place the semester prior to intended internship semester. All hours must be properly documented.

Total Credit Hours: 124

Proposed Course Schedule