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University of Southern California
University of Southern California
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
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About Our Programs

Please find below links to information our programs, which we believe continue to define this rewarding profession. Our Admissions Team is available to assist you if you have questions, and you can also request program information online, which will give you access to the program brochures. And please review our Frequently Asked Questions for additional information.

Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Minor in Occupational Science >
For non-OT major undergraduates at USC looking to explore the world’s newest social science.

Bachelor’s to Doctorate in Occupational Therapy >
For incoming freshmen pursuing a career in occupational therapy.

Master’s Programs

Post-Professional Master of Arts >
For practicing occupational therapists who received their bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) in occupational therapy and plan to attend classes on the University of Southern California’s campuses in Los Angeles to earn a master’s degree.

Accelerated Master’s to Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD) >
For individuals with a bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy interested in the OTD program.

Doctoral Programs

Entry-Level Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD) >
An entry-level doctoral program for students who have already received an undergraduate degree in a field other than occupational therapy (e.g., psychology, neurology, economics, anthropology).

Post-Professional Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD) >
A clinical doctorate for current occupational therapists who have already received a master’s degree in occupational therapy, and wish to become professional leaders.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Occupational Science >
For students who have completed a baccalaureate degree and seek to become career research scientists.

Postdoctorate Opportunities

Advanced training opportunities >
For aspiring and junior career scientists.

Lifelong Learning

Sensory Integration (SI) >
For therapists seeking to become clinical experts in Ayres’ Sensory Integration Therapy.

Continuing Education >
For practicing therapists interested in expanding their knowledge and building their skills.