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Developing the science to improve rehabilitation practices

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Educating the next generation of researchers, clinicians and academicians

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Empowering Lives

Helping people participate meaningfully in their lives and communities.

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Providing robust, meaningful and diverse activites to our students

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Online Post-Professional OTD

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Welcome to the Program in Occupational Therapy

Our mission is to advance human health and wellbeing by maximizing people’s participation in meaningful activity. Our vision is to lead innovations for barrier-free living.

Degree Programs
Experiential learning 
100%pass rate on NBCOT certification exam since 2020
500+fieldwork sites nationwide
100%faculty with a doctoral degree
20States represented by our first-year students
3,281number of graduates since 1918


These assessment tools were developed by our faculty and colleagues, and some are available to occupational therapy professionals and students to use free of charge.

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We are excited that you are considering applying to the Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University. Please join us for a Zoom Information Session for either our entry-level MSOT or OTD degrees or our online post-professional OTD. Current faculty members will discuss the degree program and answer any question you may have. We are offering these sessions on the following days and times. The content is the same for each one, so you only need to sign up for one.

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