All students currently holding an entry-level MOT in occupational therapy will be required to take all courses in the OTD curriculum.
The curriculum consists of 32 credits broken down below.
If you will be entering the program with a bachelor's degree, please learn more about curriculum requirements.
|First Year Courses (20 credits):|
|OT 652||Doctoral Seminar||1|
|OT 654||Critical Inquiry of Scholarship I||3|
|OT 640||Directed Study in Evidence-Based Practice||3|
|OT 650||Application of Theory and Exploration of Occupation||3|
|OT 655||Professional Seminar||3|
|OT 656||Critical Inquiry of Scholarship II||4|
|Second Year Courses (12 credits):|
|OT 660||Seminar: Innovations and Emerging Issues in Children and Youth||3|
|or OT 662||Seminar: Innovations and Emerging Issues in the Adult Health Care Continuum||3|
|OT 680||Capstone I||2|
|OT 671||Leadership in Higher Education||3|
|OT 681||Capstone II||2|
All students are required to attend Quinnipiac University for a one week residency during the Critical Inquiry of Scholarship II course in the summer. Students are also required to attend the Symposium Day at the completion of the second year in order to present his/her final project.
Classes begin in the fall. Program requires five semesters: two academic years and summer between.
Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.