American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education - (AOTA-ACOTE)

ACOTE is a nationally-recognized accrediting body for occupational therapy educational programs in the United States and Puerto Rico offering one or more of the following credentials: professional master’s degree, combined baccalaureate/master’s degree, and/or professional occupational therapy doctorate degree. In addition, ACOTE accredits occupational therapy assistant educational programs in the United States and Puerto Rico offering an associate degree and/or certificate. This recognition includes accreditation of occupational therapy and occupational therapy assistant educational programs offered via distance education. (2009)

Please refer to the USDE website for their Recognized Scope of Accreditation here (https://www2.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html?src=more)

Recognized by

  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • U.S. Department of Education (USDE)
Dr. Sabrina Salvant, MPH, OTR/L
Director of Accreditation

4720 Montgomery Lane
Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
United States

38.983189, -77.094696

CHEA Profile Accredited Program City State / Territory / Province
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Mesa AZ
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences OT - Entry-Level Doctoral ** Mesa AZ
Abilene Christian University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Abilene TX
Adventist University of Health Sciences OTA - Associate Degree Orlando FL
Adventist University of Health Sciences OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Orlando FL
Alabama State University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Montgomery AL
Albany State University - West Campus OTA - Associate Degree Albany GA
Allegany College of Maryland OTA - Associate Degree Cumberland MD
Allen College OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Waterloo IA
Alvernia University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Reading PA
Alvernia University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Reading PA
Amarillo College OTA - Associate Degree Amarillo TX
American Career College - Orange County Campus OTA - Associate Degree Anaheim CA
American International College OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Springfield MA
American International College OT - Combined Baccalaureate/Master's Springfield MA
Ameritech College of Healthcare OTA - Associate Degree Draper UT
Anoka Technical College OTA - Associate Degree Anoka MN
Arkansas State University - Jonesboro OTA - Associate Degree Jonesboro AR
Arkansas State University - Jonesboro OT - Entry-Level Doctoral Jonesboro AR
Arkansas Tech University - Ozark Campus OTA - Associate Degree Ozark AR
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College OTA - Associate Degree ** Asheville NC
Augusta Technical College OTA - Associate Degree Augusta GA
Augusta University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Augusta GA
Austin Community College OTA - Associate Degree Austin TX
Baker College Center for Graduate Studies OT - Combined Baccalaureate/Master's Flint MI
Baker College of Allen Park OTA - Associate Degree Allen Park MI
Baker College of Muskegon OTA - Associate Degree Muskegon MI
Baker College of Owosso OTA - Associate Degree Owosso MI
Baptist Health College Little Rock/UA-Pulaski Technical College OTA - Associate Degree Little Rock AR
Barry University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Miami Shores FL
Bates Technical College OTA - Associate Degree Tacoma WA
Bay Path University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Longmeadow MA
Bay Path University OT - Combined Baccalaureate/Master's Longmeadow MA
Belmont University OT - Entry-Level Doctoral Nashville TN
Belmont University OT - Professional Entry-Level Master's Nashville TN

* Indicates a free-standing, single purpose program.

**Indicates Candidate only.

***Indicates Applicant only.