Fulltime experience of 8-12 weeks, to be served in such specialty areas as hand therapy, home health, or burns treatment. Pass/fail grading only. Fee required.
Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Experiences
A variety of clinical centers within an hour's drive of the University provide part-time experience for Occupational Therapy students in conjunction with academic courses throughout the curriculum (Fieldwork I). Clinical centers for OT 501, OT 503, and OT 504 (Fieldwork II) are available in approximately 12 states in the U.S. It is possible to arrange for optional fieldwork (OT 503, OT 504) to be done internationally. The program's Academic Fieldwork Coordinator assists students in their selection of fieldwork sites and consults with them during their clinical education experiences.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of all academic coursework with satisfactory grade point average and approval of the OT Program Director.