Occupational Therapy Schools in South Carolina


Medical University of South Carolina

Division of Occupational Therapy
College of Health Professions
151B Rutledge Avenue, MSC 962
Charleston, SC 29425-9620

Program Director: Nancy E. Carson, PhD, OTR/L
Status: Accreditation
ACOTE: Yes
Completion: Master’s degree
Avg. Class Size: 40
Phone: (843) 792-5377
Fax: (843) 792-0710 – program director
Email: carsonn@musc.edu
Website: www.musc.edu/chp/ot
Requirements: submit GRE scores, completed application for admission, submit all official transcripts, minimum 3.0 GPA, minimum 30 observation or volunteer hours in an OT setting, complete all prerequisite courses, three letters of recommendation/ reference, submit resume and supplemental profile form

Located in beautiful Charleston on the campus of the historic and nationally recognized Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC advances student learning through a nationally recognized faculty, by promoting diversity, and by constantly assessing our programs and activities to better serve students, the community, and the world at large. As the only graduate entry-level program in South Carolina, the occupational therapy program is rigorous and engaging. The program breaks down into two 12-week rotations at facilities throughout the state and across the country. The program is affordable. Tuition rates for in-state students are under $8,000 per semester and out-of-state students pay approximately $11,000 per semester. Financial aid and scholarships are funded and awarded by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education.