Online Doctorates in Occupational Therapy

Online Doctorate Programs Found:

ARWU Rank:
 80
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Boston University
Established: 1869
Country: United States
Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: Required to come to campus in Boston for one day when they begin the program and one day when they are ready to present their doctoral defense.
Boston University’s online Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) program is for practitioners in the field who have a professional degree in occupational therapy. Through a mentorship, and bolstered by a collaborative learning environment, students develop the advanced knowledge needed to create innovative responses to the current and future needs of individuals, communities, and populations. The program offers work/life flexibility to help students balance their responsibilities as they earn a doctoral degree without disrupting their careers or relocating their families.
Length: 18 months
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $895 per credit
Out-of-State: $895 per credit
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Indiana University Bloomington
Established: 1820
Country: United States
Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Occupational Therapy Post-Professional, OTD
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: Students meet on the IUPUI campus for one-day meetings at the beginning and end of each semester.
The online Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) Post-Professional is designed to provide occupational therapy practitioners with the knowledge and skills necessary to advance their careers within the profession in positions such as faculty, advanced occupational therapy clinicians, and translational researchers.
Length: 3 semesters
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $15,693.30 total
Out-of-State: $28,998.00 total
ARWU Rank:
 101-150
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Utah
Established: 1850
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Doctorate in Occupational Therapy
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The Department of Occupational and Recreational Therapies is pleased to offer a professional doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) to individuals with a degree in occupational therapy from an entry-level educational program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). We offer this program completely online, making it a great choice for working professionals all over the world. Applicants to this program must be certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) or equivalent in their country of residence/practice and have at least two years of practice as an OT. Our OTD program accommodates students holding either a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree level with specific paths for both. The focus of the OTD is to provide clinicians with a stronger, more up-to-date theoretical base; advance their leadership skills; and provide them with knowledge and skills in evidence-based research related to their chosen area of emphasis.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $4,450.23 per semester
Out-of-State: $4,450.23 per semester
ARWU Rank:
 201-300
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
University of Kansas
Established: 1865
Country: United States
Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: At least once during the program, students attend an annual meeting on campus for people to meet in person.
This program of study is directed at therapists already in practice and who wish to upgrade their knowledge and skills at a doctoral level of expertise to meet the increasing demands of complex practice issues. This program is designed for those with a masters degree in occupational therapy or a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy with a master’s degree in another area. Offered entirely online, this program focuses on specialization and professional leadership in practice and students can complete the course work while continuing to work in the profession.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: $404.85 per credit
Out-of-State: $404.85 per credit
ARWU Rank:
 301-400
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Temple University
Established: 1884
Country: United States
Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Clinical Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: Two required in-person meetings per year at Temple’s convenient Center City Campus in Philadelphia.
Temple’s Online Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy is a post-professional, non-research-based program designed for currently licensed occupational therapists who want to enhance their careers and advance to leadership positions. Our OTD opens doors for new careers and leadership opportunities in clinical and academic environments. Students develop advanced clinical expertise in interdisciplinary areas such as community practice, entrepreneurial innovation and higher education.
Length: 2 years
Required GPA: N/A
Required Master's Degree: Yes
In-State: N/A
Out-of-State: N/A
ARWU Rank:
 401-500
University offering the Online Doctorate Program:
Thomas Jefferson University
Established: 1824
Country: United States
100% Online
Online Doctorate Program Name:
Occupational Therapy, Post Professional Doctorate (PPOTD)
Category:
Healthcare - Occupational Therapy
Residency Requirements: No residency requirements.
The clinical Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (PP-OTD) is a post-professional degree that provides you with advanced skills and knowledge to enhance your current practice and prepares you to be an innovator in traditional and emerging areas of occupational therapy. Students also have the opportunity to develop or refine their expertise through in-depth study.
Length: Variable
Required GPA: 3.0+
Required Master's Degree: No
In-State: $1,059 per credit
Out-of-State: $1,059 per credit