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.

OT Open House Slide 6.6.18Visit our Open House!

You want to impact lives, make a difference and help others - we can help you do all of that and more! Visit our OT - PT Open House on Friday, August 17, 2018, to meet current students and faculty. Plus, you can have all your questions about admissions and the program answered, tour the facility, and enjoy light refreshments.

RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 205-934-3568 by August 10, 2018, to reserve your spot.

New Program!

We have been approved to launch a new UAB Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD) degree program. This degree  - offered totally online - aims to prepare experienced occupational therapists for important leadership roles in health care, academia and advocacy for professional and community organizations. This is the only program of its kind in Alabama.

We begin accepting applications for the new OTD program in January 2018. Our first OTD cohort begins in Fall 2018.

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The UAB Occupational Therapy program is 25th in the nation as ranked by U.S. News and World Report in the most recent "Best Graduate Schools" edition.