MSOT Dismissal Policies

Dismissal may occur for the following reasons:

  • The student in the MSOT program accumulates more than three (3) absences per course.
  • The student in the MSOT program fails a (1) Level I fieldwork course or two (1) Level II fieldwork courses.
  • The student in the MSOT program receives a term or cumulative grade point average less than 3.0 in the sixth term of the OT curriculum.
  • The student in the MSOT program receives a term grade point average during the term of academic probation that is not a minimum of 3.0 and is not sufficient to increase the student’s cumulative grade point average to a minimum of 3.0.
  • The student in the MSOT program is repeatedly late for or leaves early from any class, fieldwork, or other program-related function, on or off campus.
  • The student in the MSOT program receives three (3) Unsatisfactory Professional Behavior Evaluation ratings in the program.
  • The student in the MSOT program commits an unsafe or unethical practice in any class, fieldwork, or other program-related function, on or off campus.
  • The student in the MSOT program fails to successfully retake a failed Term Exit Exam or Program Exit Examination.
  • The student in the MSOT program fails that same course twice.
  • The student in the MSOT program does not complete a minimum of sixteen (16) hours of community service by the end of the program.