Occupational Therapy Assistant

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Occupational Therapy is a profession that provides services to children and adults of all ages whose lives have been disrupted by physical injury or illness, developmental problems, the aging process, and psychosocial dysfunction. The Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at SLCC offers a 2-year Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree enabling the graduate to work in settings like acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers/clinics, psychiatric hospitals, community living facilities, home health agencies, community mental health centers, school systems, and nursing homes.

OTA Graduation Statistics

Graduates at Salt Lake Community College have consistently demonstrated an excellent passing rate for the certification exam required by the state of Utah for licensure. This national examination is provided by the National Board for the Certification of Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) 12 South Summit Avenue Suite 100 Gaithersburg, MD, 20877.

Program Accreditation
This program is accredited through 2015-2016 by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). ACOTE contact information:  4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200 Bethesda, MD 20814-3449, (301) 652-2682 (Direct),  (301) 652-7711 (Fax), (800) 377-8555 (TTY) or http://www.acoteonline.org/ .

Occupational Therapy Assistant collage

Contact Us

Jordan Campus
Health Sciences Center, Rm. 059

Michelle Tuitupou
Academic Advising
(prerequisite and transfer credit questions)
Health Sciences Center, Rm., 047
Office: 801-957-6407
Appts: 801-957-6215
Michelle.Tuitupou@slcc.edu 

Lauren Fratto
Program Specialist
Health Sciences Center, Rm. 059
801-957-6203
Lauren.Fratto@slcc.edu

More information about Occupational Therapy?
www.aota.org

Announcements

Health Sciences Foundation Scholarship Application 2014-2015
Application Deadline: Aug. 1, 2014

Pre-Admission Exam
Schedule exam at least 1 week BEFORE you plan to take the exam
August 6, 14, 27
September 5, 6, 11, 17, 23
October 1, 10, 11, 15, 23, 31
November 7, 8, 13, 19, 25
December 2, 16

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