A Student Guide to Occupational Therapy Careers

Interested in the occupational therapy field? If so, you've come to the right place. Learn more about the fascinating careers of occupational therapist's and occupational therapy assistant's. All of the schools listed in our directories are accredited universities and colleges, designed to help you get on track to reach your career goals. All OT and OTA schools are broken down by State, making it easy for you to decide which one is best for you!

Helpful OT Resources

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
12 South Summit Avenue
Suite 100
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Phone: (301) 990-7979
Fax: (301) 869-8492
Website: www.nbcot.org

American Occupational Therapy Association
4720 Montgomery Ln Ste 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Phone: 301-652-2682
Fax: 301-652-7711
Website: www.aota.org

The Centralized Application Service for Occupational Therapy (OTCAS)
PO Box 9120
Watertown, MA 02471
Phone: 617-612-2860
Email: otcasinfo@otcas.org
Website: https://portal.otcas.org

Occupational Therapy Career Outlook:

Employment of occupational therapists is expected to increase 33 percent from 2010 to 2020, much faster than the average for all occupations.

Quick Job Stats - Occupational Therapist:

Average Median Salary: $72,320
Education and Training: 2-7 Years
Licensing Requirement: All 50 States
Job Outlook: 33% (Much faster than average)

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