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Occupational Therapy Assistant A.A.S.

Overview

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.

Prepare to Apply

Learn about the OTA program by clicking Advising & FAQ and Requirements to the right. Application and admission to the class beginning Fall 2019 has closed. Applications for the class beginning Fall 2020 will be available the first week of December, 2019.

Contact

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

Piper Sesnan, OTD, OTR – OTA Program Director
Piper.Sesnan@nscc.edu
615-353-3383

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