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Occupational Therapy Assistant A.A.S.


A work of heart.

Help people of all ages to regain, develop, or master everyday living skills for independent, productive, and satisfying lives with the two-year Occupational Therapy Assistant A.A.S. Degree program. The program’s academic and fieldwork training prepare you for a career in occupational therapy. Receive the training to work under the supervision of a Registered Occupational Therapist, implementing intervention plans to enable participation in life activities for people of diverse ages, cultures, and abilities.

Learn to interact with healthcare providers and OT clients in a professional and meaningful manner. Graduates are eligible to sit for the national board exam for certification through the National Board of Certification for Occupational Therapy.

Program Accreditation Status: Good Standing
6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929
Phone: 301-652-AOTA or 301-652-2682 or 301-652-6611
www.acoteonline.org | aota.org

Information Sessions

Applications for the incoming Fall 2022 class will open on January 1, 2022. Applications will be accepted from January 1, 2022, to April 1, 2022. Applications that are submitted prior to January 1, 2022, will not be considered.

Zoom Information Sessions Schedule

An OTA faculty member, a current student in the OTA program, and a clinical educator will be available on the information sessions to answer your questions about the application process and the OTA program.


If you have additional questions regarding the application, selection, and admission process for the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program at Nashville State Community College, please send an email to OTA@nscc.edu and put OTA Application and Admission in the subject line.

Program Office: W-35, Weld Building, Main Campus
615-353-3708 ~ Fax: 615-353-3608

Piper Sesnan, OTD, OTR
OTA Program Coordinator

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