Our Bachelor of Health Sciences program prepares students for OTA career advancement or further graduate study to become an occupational therapist. This online degree program provides the baseline of knowledge and technical skill required to enroll in an occupational therapy graduate program with confidence. Upon completion, many University of Cincinnati students will go on to pursue a master’s or doctorate in occupational therapy.
To enroll in the program, students must have:
Complete the Cincinnati Online admission application and pay $50 application fee
You must request official transcripts from all colleges/universities that you have attended. Transcripts must bear the original signature of the authorized official with the seal of each institution. Requested transcripts should be sent directly to the following address.
University of Cincinnati Office of Admissions
PO Box 210091
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0091
Yes. The vast majority of our students work throughout their time in their academic program. It is important to assess course load and financial aid to understand how to balance school and working.
If possible, students may cut down on their work hours during a clinical portion of a program.
The ability to take semesters off varies based on whether you are an undergraduate or a graduate student.
– You must take at least 1 credit hour in any 3 consecutive semesters to maintain active undergraduate student status.
– You must take at least 1 credit hour in a given academic year to maintain active graduate student status.
– Always check with your Student Success Coordinator or Academic Advisor prior to taking any semesters off as there could be nuances that are specific to your degree program.
Our faculty members are very responsive to our students. They provide office hours and oftentimes their personal phone numbers, so students may easily schedule time to discuss questions or issues.
The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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