Program of Study

Nashville State Community College's Occupational Therapy Assistant program is a Full-Time intensive commitment with multiple courses every semester including didactic, clinical, and simulation. The academic and fieldwork training prepare you for a career in occupational therapy. 

OTA Program Schedule Breakdown  

OTA Course of Study

All students graduating from the Nashville State Occupational Therapy Assistant Program are eligible to sit for the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Certification Exam (NBCOT). Proof of successful completion of this exam is required for a license to practice as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the state of Tennessee.

Information regarding obtaining a license in the state of Tennessee or information regarding the TN Board of Occupational Therapy can be found on the website.

For information regarding qualifications and licensure requirements in all states, refer to the AOTA State Licensure website.