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Pre-Professional Occupational Therapy Course Requirements

Major Requirements

80 Credit Hours

Course Prefix and Number

Course Name

Credit per Course

CH130 Chemistry for Allied Health 4
BI150 Biology I 4
BI210 Anatomy & Physiology I(Level I core – science) 4
BI215 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
BI327 Animal Behavior 3
PS240 OR PS200 Physics I OR Introduction to Physics 4
MA111 Precalculus I 4
MA112 Precalculus II (Level I core – math) 4
MA201, MA205 OR PY222 Upper Level Math Course (must be taken to complete Level I core math) 3
PY100 Introduction to Psychology 3
PY200 Abnormal Psychology 3
PY232 Human Development 3
KN101A Wellness Lifestyles 2
KN203 Advanced First Aid 3
KN205 Personal & Community Health 3
KN220 Seminar: OT as a Career 2
KN305 Exercise Physiology 4
KN306 Biomechanics/ Kinesiology 4
KN307 Treatment of Athletic Injuries 3
KN327 Adaptive Physical Education 3
KN/PY331 Psychology of Performace Injury 3
KN405A Internship 9
KN402A Research in Practice (Level IV Core – Capstone) 3

Free Electives

12 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