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About the Pre-Occupational Therapy Program


Occupational therapists (OTs) help patients develop, 恢复, and improve the skills needed for everyday living and working (occupations) due to injuries, 疾病, 残疾的人, psychological problems, 或老化. They evaluate physical and mental conditions and create treatment plans using therapeutic exercises, 自适应设备, and cognitive strategies. Working with all ages, OTs work in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, 学校, 养老院, 以及其他设置. Learn more about this career.

bet36365体育 pre-occupational therapy students are expected to choose a major so they can work towards a bachelor’s degree concurrently with the pre-occupational therapy program. This will meet the admissions requirements for Creighton University and the University of Nebraska Medical Center 在奥马哈或者 卡尼 校园. Pre-OT students considering other 学校 should check their admissions requirements.


100% Acceptance Rate to Occupational Therapy Programs

Statistics based on cumulative placement data for the last 3 years.


12% Projected Employment Growth

from 2022 to 2032 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Acceptance into an occupational therapy school is competitive and not guaranteed. Admission includes GPA, 考试成绩, recommendation letters, 面试, 阴影, 医疗经验, and other extra-curricular activities. Our dedicated advisors will guide and equip students to excel in these areas. 除了, 班级规模更小, 高级教师, and unique learning experiences such a research opportunities at the University of Nebraska at 卡尼 will give you an advantage. bet36365体育 graduates have a phenomenal acceptance rate showcasing our commitment to excellence.

卡尼 Health Opportunities Program

卡尼 Health Opportunities Program

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"The Health Science Program and advisors have played an instrumental roll in applying to Occupational Therapy School. My advisors were always sharing resources to look at 学校, opportunities to meet with school representatives, and general advice about applying and admittance. In health science courses, I was able to prepare essential documents like my personal statement with the help of the professional. bet36365体育 and the Health Science program are constantly going the extra mile, doing additional things that make the greatest difference. They helped me to feel prepared and confident in applying for graduate school."



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