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Associate of Occupational Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant

Certified/Licensed occupational therapy assistants may seek employment as members of the rehabilitation team under the supervision of a registered occupational therapist in hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, out-patient facilities, schools, mental health facilities, and community-based programs and as an Activity Director (independent of supervision by a registered occupational therapist) in adult day care programs, assisted living facilities, and skilled nursing facilities.  Upon completion of the following requirements, Stanbridge University will confer the Associate of Occupational Science in occupational therapy assistant degree:

  • Quarter Hours of Credit: minimum 108 quarter hours of credit.
  • Scholarship requirements: a final GPA of 2.0 for all units attempted at Stanbridge University is required to graduate.