Occupational Therapy


Topics of Study

In this program, you will learn how to help people with physical, cognitive, mental, learning, and other disabilities. You will learn how to help patients maximize independence and maintain health by a mix of acquired skills, adaptive and assistive technologies, and physical agents. You will study basic medical sciences, psychology, sociology, patient assessment and evaluation, and tests and measurements. Other topics will include rehabilitative technologies, ergonomics, environmental health, health and special education, and career-technical counseling.