University of Southern California
University of Southern California
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Twitter Facebook Instagram LinkedIn YouTube
Admissions
Admissions

Admissions Blog

Thanks for visiting our admissions blog! Here we hope to address questions that are frequently asked from applicants and to clarify any aspects of the application and admissions process that may be complicated or confusing. As always, please feel free to reach out to us directly with any questions you may have, or leave questions here in the comment section and we will be sure to answer them. We look forward to hearing from you.


Erin McIntyre

Medical Terminology Prerequisite - Submitting a Certificate

, by Erin McIntyre

Many of you will have taken a medical terminology course online that provided you with a certificate of completion. If so, please email the admissions team your certificate of completion and we will add it to your application. There is... Read more

Liz Carley

Entry-Level Master’s Program Virtual Information Session

, by Liz Carley

Please join us for our Entry-Level Master of Arts Program Virtual Information Session on Thursday, November 2, 5:00 - 6:00pm Pacific Standard Time. At this session you will have the opportunity to hear from myself as well as Assistant Director... Read more

Joanne Park

Welcoming our Newest Bachelor’s to Master’s OT Students

, by Joanne Park

Summer orientation for our incoming freshman is in full swing! Students admitted to USC are able to sign up for a two day orientation event where they can register for classes, tour dorms, meet the Trojan marching band, participate in... Read more

Erin McIntyre

2018 Entry-Level Master’s Program Admissions Deadline- November 30

, by Erin McIntyre · 2 comments

We recently updated the admissions deadline for our Entry-Level Master’s Program. In previous years, there were two admissions deadlines each cycle –an early admission deadline in November and the regular admission deadline in February. We now have one admissions deadline... Read more

Erin McIntyre

OTCAS Application Dates - Current Cycle June, 2017 and Next Cycle June, 2018

, by Erin McIntyre

Please be aware that the application cycle for the upcoming June, 2017 entry-level master’s program is still open on OTCAS until May 15, 2017.  The last day to submit an application for this term that starts in June, 2017, is... Read more

Liz Carley

Entry-Level MA OTCAS Deadline

, by Liz Carley · 8 comments

Now that the February 15th regular application deadline has passed for the Entry-Level Master’s Program, the admissions committee is busy reviewing applications. Applications received after the deadline are welcome and will be processed on a space available basis. The OTCAS... Read more

Erin McIntyre

Entry Level Master’s Admissions Update: Clarification About Application Requirements

, by Erin McIntyre

Many of you will have recently received correspondence from the USC Office of Graduate Admissions and a follow up email in response to this from our program here at the Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, sent by... Read more

Erin McIntyre

Entry Level MA: Updating Your Grades and Planned Coursework on OTCAS

, by Erin McIntyre

Many of you have asked how to update your OTCAS application with coursework that you have completed since submitting your application. There is an option to complete an ‘Academic Update’ on OTCAS to allow you to add updated grades or... Read more

Joanne Park

Bachelor’s to Master’s in Occupational Therapy

, by Joanne Park

The deadline to apply to our accelerated bachelor’s to master’s program is January 15, 2017. This program is a 4 year Bachelor’s and 1 year Master’s degree in occupational therapy for high school students applying to college who know that... Read more

Liz Carley

Entry-Level MA Early Decision Deadline

, by Liz Carley

The early decision deadline is this week on November 30th for the Entry-Level Master’s Program in Occupational Therapy. The admissions committee looks forward to reviewing all of your applications soon! As a reminder, the admissions committee considers applications complete only... Read more

Page 1 of 4 |  1 2 3 >  Last ›