OTA Program Overview

Upon completion of the following requirements, Stanbridge University will confer the Associate of Occupational Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant degree:

112 Quarter Credit Hours/$517.68 tuition rate per quarter credit hour

The approximate time to complete the program will vary according to the start and end dates of a cohort and ranges from 22 – 23 months for full time and 29 – 30 months for part-time, including holidays and breaks.

Scholarship requirements: a final GPA of 2.0 for all units attempted at Stanbridge University is required to graduate.

All academic policies and procedures in this catalog for the Associate of Occupational Science in Occupational Therapy Assistant program are in effect for the Irvine Campus and the Los Angeles, Alhambra Branch Campus.

Course Number and Title Classroom/ Lecture Clock HoursClinical Education Clock HoursLab Clock HoursTotal Credit HoursExternship HoursEligible for Credit Transfer
OTA 1000 OTA Foundations45004.5 Yes
OTA 1001 Terminology45004.5 Yes
OTA 1002 Occupational Life-Span Development45004.5 Yes
OTA 1003 Disease Conditions42004 Yes
OTA 1004 Mental Health Basics45004.5 Yes
OTA 1005 Kinesiology45004.5 Yes
OTA 1005L Kinesiology Lab00301.5Yes
OTA 1006 Fundamentals of OTA Practice42004 No
OTA 1007 Physical Dysfunction I42004 Yes
OTA 1008 Physical Dysfunction II42004 Yes
OTA 1009 Pediatric OT42004 Yes
OTA 1010 Psychosocial Dysfunction42004 Yes
OTA 2001 OTA Lab I00563.5 No
OTA 2002 OTA Lab II00563.5 No
OTA 2003 OTA Lab III00563.5 No
OTA 2010 First Level I Fieldwork04001 No
OTA 2020 Second Level I Fieldwork04001 No
OTA 2030 First Level II Fieldwork0320010.5 No
OTA 2040 Second Level II Fieldwork0320010.5 No
OTA 2050 Competencies160162 No
OTA 2060 End of Program Review56004.5 No
OTA 1011 Documentation48004.5 Yes
ENG 1030 Effective Professional English35003.5 Yes
HUM 1030 The Socio-Cultural Experience35003.5 Yes
CIS 1006 Computer Applications35003.5 No
SCI 1021 Anatomy and Physiology60006 Yes
SCI 1021L Anatomy and Physiology Lab00603Yes
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC): 31-2011
Employment/Job Title: Occupational Therapy Assistants