Occupational Therapy Schools in North Carolina


East Carolina University

Occupational Therapy Department
School of Allied Health Sciences
3305 Health Sciences
Greenville, NC 27858-4353

Program Director: Leonard Trujillo, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Master’s degree
Avg. Class Size: 24
Phone: (252) 744-6199
Fax: 252-7446198
Email: jonesanne@ecu.edu – admissions coordinator
Website: www.ecu.edu/ot/
Requirements: complete application online, submit 2 reference letters, complete supplemental application and submit goal statement and list of prerequisites plan of action, send in all official transcripts, submit GRE scores, minimum 3.0 GPA

Lenoir-Rhyne University

School of Occupational Therapy
College of Health Sciences
LR Box 7547
Hickory, NC 28603-7547

Program Director: Toni Oakes, EdD, MS, OTR/L
Status: Accreditation
Completion: Master’s degree and combined bachelor/master’s degree
Avg. Class Size: 17
Phone: (828) 328-7300
Fax: (828) 328-7368 – registrar’s office
Email: cooker@lr.edu
Website: http://ot.lr.edu
Requirements: submit all components of the application package – this information can be found on schools website, wait up to 15 days for acceptance response, if accepted, continue with admission’s staff to complete admission process

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Division of Occupational Science
Department of Allied Health Sciences, School of Medicine
Bondurant Hall, Suite 2050, CB#7122
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7122

Program Director: Ruth Humphry PhD, OTR/L
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Master’s degree
Avg. Class Size: 20
Phone: (919) 966-2451
Fax: (919) 966-9007
Email: osinfo@med.unc.edu
Website: www.med.unc.edu/ahs/ocsci/
Requirements: fill out online application for admission, fill out MS PROGRAM Supplemental Application, submit GRE scores, official transcripts, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation

Winston-Salem State University

Occupational Therapy Program
430 F.L. Atkins
601 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
Winston-Salem, NC 27110-0003

Program Director: Dorothy P. Bethea, Ed.D.
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Master’s degree
Avg. Class Size: 23
Phone: (336) 750-3170
Fax: (336) 750-3173
Email: betheadp@wssu.edu
Website: www.wssu.edu/school-health-sciences/departments/occupational-therapy/default.aspx
Requirements: bachelor degree, minimum 3.0 GPA, submit GRE scores, minimum 40 observation/volunteer hours, complete a written essay, complete all prerequisite courses with minimum C grade average, complete application for admission