Occupational Therapy

Accreditation

Accreditation Status and Licensing Information

The Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD) Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education; 4720 Montgomery Lane; Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449; 301.652.2682; www.acoteonline.org. Graduates of the program will be able to sit for the national certification examination administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be an Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR). Most states require a license in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based in part on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. For information on NBCOT Certification visit National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). Some states might not license, nor fieldwork sites accept individuals with prior criminal records. A Federal Bureau of Investigation background check will be required of all students as stipulated by fieldwork sites agreement. A felony conviction may affect a graduate's ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state license. It is the applicant's responsibility to inquire about licensing and fieldwork requirements prior to enrolling in the OTD program.

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The University of Toledo Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program Graduation Rates: 

Year of Graduation
Number of Students Entering/Graduating
Graduation Rate
2019
20/18
90%
2018
20/20
100%
2017
20/20
100%
TOTAL
60/58
97%

 



Last Updated: 7/1/19