The nationally ranked UAB Department of Occupational Therapy offers innovative graduate programs for students interested in becoming occupational therapists or those seeking to advance existing occupational therapy careers.

The UAB OT program is 25th in the nation as ranked by U.S. News and World Report in the most recent "Best Graduate Schools" edition and 22nd in the country in's "Top Occupational Therapy Schools according to Student Reviews."

Building on UAB’s solid foundation and reputation, we are transitioning our Post-Professional program from an MSOT to a Post-Professional Clinical Doctorate Degree (OTD). This unique and innovative program, which will be delivered online and include a track focused on Low Vision Rehabilitation, will be soliciting applications in due course.

We are fully accredited by ACOTE (Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education).


Adrianne OTAdrianne Smiley, UAB OT Class of 2015OT & PT OPEN HOUSE: August 19, 2016

We know you. You want to impact lives. You want to make a difference. You want to help others.

Learn how we can help you do all of that and more at our OT - PT Open House.

    • DATE: August 19, 2016
    • TIME: 9 a.m. - Noon
    • PLACE: Room 125, School of Health Professions Building (1705 University Blvd)

Click here for the Open House details!