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Dergee Offering:

  • Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy
  • Masters of Arts in Occupational Therapy (entry-level and post-professional)
  • Doctoralte of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Occupational Science (PhD)

Prerequisite Courses
All prerequisite course must be taken at accredited college or university. Students are expected to earn a grade of an A or B in each prerequisite course. "Pass/fail grades or grades below C are not accepted. The minimum acceptable GPA for prerequisite course work is a 3.0 and prerequisite course must have been completed with the last 5 years.** All courses may  be takne online except for anatomy.

Course Title        Suggested GCC Course
Human Anatomy with Lab BIOL 120
Human Physiology BIOL 121
Introductory (General) Psychology PSYCH 101
Developmental Psychology or
Human Development
Abnormal Psychology PSYCH 115
Introductroy Sociology or
Cultural Anthropology
SOC 101
Medical Terminology

*if anatomy and  physiology are combined, two semesters must be taken with a laboratroy each semester.
**Some exceptions are made.


For more information, please contact: USC Division of Occupational Science and Occupatinal Therapy at , Student Ampassadors at or (323)442-2264.


Last updated: 2/13/2013 2:02:45 PM