Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools in North Carolina


Cabarrus College of Health Sciences

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
401 Medical Park Drive
Concord, NC 28025-2405

Program Director: Nancy Schneidenbach Green, OTR/L, MHA
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Associate degree
Avg. Class Size: N/A
Phone: (704) 403-1555 or 1556
Fax: 704-403-2077 – admission’s office
Email: admissions@cabarruscollege.edu
Website: http://www.cabarruscollege.edu/programs/occupational_therapy_assistant/occupational_therapy_assistant.cfm
Requirements: Submit an official transcript showing evidence of either high school or college level Algebra I, Algebra II, and either Geometry or a math with Algebra II as a pre-requisite, Chemistry and Biology with a preferred minimum grade of “C”, 2 letters of reference, complete application for admission, submit all official transcripts, complete a minimum of 25 hours of observation in three different OT settings, obtain acceptable scores on either the ASSET test or ACT test

Cape Fear Community College

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401-3993

Program Director: Jennifer K Renshaw
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Associate degree
Avg. Class Size: 21
Phone: (910) 362-7096
Fax: 910-362-7550
Email: N/A
Website: http://cfcc.edu/ota/
Requirements: minimum 2.5 GPA, complete general admission’s application, request official transcripts, complete placement test, request all official transcripts from all universities or colleges attended, meet with a Counselor to schedule an appointment to take the Psychological Services Bureau (PSB) Health Occupations Exam for OTA and to complete an “Intent to Apply” Form, schedule exam with PSB

Durham Technical Community College

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
1637 Lawson Street
Durham, NC 27703-5023

Program Director: Susan Cheng
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Associate degree
Avg. Class Size: 8-10
Phone: (919) 536-7233 x8120
Fax: 919-686-3669 – admission’s office
Email: chengs@durhamtech.edu or marcusc@durhamtech.edu
Website: www.durhamtech.edu/html/prospective/programsofstudy/ota.htm
Requirements: complete application online, send in all official transcripts, attend a ConnectSession student orientation, submit high school transcripts, take placement tests, meet with an advisor and complete a Comprehensive Education Plan

Pitt Community College

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
P.O. Drawer 7007
Greenville, NC 27835-7007

Program Director: Wendy Perrini, M.S., OTR/L, CHT
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Associate degree
Avg. Class Size: Small
Phone: (252) 493-7370
Fax: 252-321-4451
Email: wperrini@email.pittcc.edu
Website: www.pittcc.edu/academics/programs/health-sciences/occupational-therapy-assistant/
Requirements: complete application online for admission, submit all official transcripts, take placement test, receive acceptance package from PCC, complete new student orientation, complete online health sciences orientation, complete and return a Health Sciences Application, wait for notification of acceptance