College of Education and Rehabilitation

Department of Occupational Therapy

Accreditation

Pennsylvania Department of Education

April 12, 2012 - Authorization Letter from Pennsylvania Secretary of Education- click here

Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)

The Salus University Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) degree program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association  (AOTA). AOTA is located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, P.O. Box 31220, Bethesda, MD 20824-1220.  ACOTE's telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA (2682) and its web address is www.acoteonline.org.

State Licensure

Most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination.  (Please note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT Certification Examination or attain state licensure).

04.23.2014