Occupational Therapy Programs and Degrees Optimizing Participation
We are proud of our work preparing you for a dynamic career in occupational therapy. Our nationally ranked program is because of our dedication to academic excellence, and our deep understanding of what you need to be the next leaders in your field.
Occupational Therapy Master's Programs
Our Occupational Therapy programs have been recognized by our university colleagues as a Program of Research and Scholarly Excellence since 2003 and we are designated a “Program of Excellence” by the state of Colorado. Our faculty have national and international reputations. A number of occupational therapy texts used throughout the nation have been written by CSU faculty.
Our professional master’s programs get you ready to become entry-level generalist practitioners. You will be able to work effectively with a variety of populations across the age spectrum from infancy through old age.
Please note: Students who are entering this program in August 2021 will form the last M.O.T./M.S. class, pending approval of our O.T.D. candidacy application. Learn more about our upcoming O.T.D.
Level I Fieldwork Locally Integrated with Occupational Therapy Coursework
Small Classes 5 to 25 students in lectures and labs
200 Statewide and National Level I and II Fieldwork Placements
Occupational Therapy Doctoral Programs
We offer two distinct doctoral programs. One is geared for entering careers in research and academia, while the other focuses on preparing you for licensure and practice as an occupational therapist.
Supportive Professional Learning Environment
Scholarships and Teaching and Research Assistantships available to a large number of students
300 Days of Sunshine Our Campus is Nestled in the Rocky Mountains
We developed our occupational therapy program curriculum based on a holistic approach. We blend our teaching philosophy with our passion for education, research, and outreach to develop an engaging curriculum. We are proud to boast a 100% passing rate on the national exam, and is one example of our commitment to our student’s success.