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Most Popular Schools for Occupational Therapy/Therapist Major & Degree Program

A program that prepares individuals to assist patients limited by physical, cognitive, psychosocial, mental, developmental, and learning disabilities, as well as adverse environmental conditions, to maximize their independence and maintain optimum health through a planned mix of acquired skills, performance motivation, environmental adaptations, assistive technologies, and physical agents. Includes instruction in the basic medical sciences, psychology, sociology, patient assessment and evaluation, standardized and non-standardized tests and measurements, assistive and rehabilitative technologies, ergonomics, environmental health, special education, vocational counseling, health education and promotion, and professional standards and ethics.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Towson University 132 2% $23,166
2 San Jose State University 130 2% $23,629
3 University of Southern California 127 1% $62,180
4 Texas Woman's University 124 3% $18,259
5 Western Michigan University 124 2% $22,250
6 University of New Hampshire-Main Campus 123 3% $30,300
7 Eastern Kentucky University 101 3% $18,960
8 Saint Louis University 92 3% $53,438
9 University of St Augustine for Health Sciences 87 100% N/A
10 Ithaca College 81 4% $55,587
11 Quinnipiac University 79 4% $55,780
12 Brenau University 75 10% $38,528
13 Concordia University-Wisconsin 74 5% $38,440
14 California State University-Dominguez Hills 69 2% $21,286
15 Chatham University 67 10% $46,162
16 Washington University in St Louis 66 2% $61,808
17 Saint Francis University 66 9% $45,038
18 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 65 1% $22,142
19 Thomas Jefferson University 65 8% N/A
20 University of Kansas 64 1% $22,277
21 Bay Path College 63 8% $44,559
22 Spalding University 63 11% $37,439
23 Keuka College 62 10% $43,005
24 Mount Mary University 59 15% $37,512
25 Columbia University in the City of New York 59 1% $64,144
26 University of Southern Indiana 58 3% $19,568
27 St Catherine University 57 4% $47,012
28 Utica College 57 7% $48,650
29 University of Indianapolis 57 5% $38,378
30 Dominican College of Blauvelt 56 13% $39,890
31 D'Youville College 55 8% $37,570
32 Eastern Michigan University 55 1% $20,756
33 University of Alabama at Birmingham 55 1% $22,495
34 Philadelphia University 55 6% $49,426
35 New York University 54 0% $63,540
36 College of Saint Mary 53 16% $36,252
37 University of Missouri-Columbia 53 1% $22,943
38 Boston University 52 1% $61,446
39 West Virginia University 52 1% $18,375
40 Florida International University 52 0% $22,968
41 The University of Findlay 52 7% $41,306
42 The University of Texas Medical Branch 52 7% N/A
43 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 51 0% $25,281
44 University at Buffalo 49 1% $23,316
45 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus 49 1% $32,126
46 Duquesne University 47 2% $44,567
47 Misericordia University 46 6% $41,940
48 University of New England 46 4% $50,295
49 University of Central Arkansas 45 2% $18,596
50 Virginia Commonwealth University 45 1% $28,297
51 Nova Southeastern University 45 1% $43,580
52 Tufts University 45 2% $61,000
53 The Community College of Baltimore County 45 2% $4,959
54 University of North Dakota 43 2% $21,162
55 University of Florida 43 0% $19,103
56 Lenoir-Rhyne University 42 10% $43,360
57 University of Utah 42 1% $21,920
58 Loma Linda University 41 4% N/A
59 A T Still University of Health Sciences 41 10% N/A
60 Ohio State University-Main Campus 40 0% $25,479
61 Georgia Regents University 40 3% $12,446
62 Saginaw Valley State University 39 2% $19,181
63 Rockhurst University 38 6% $45,235
64 Sacred Heart University 38 2% $53,569
65 Midwestern University-Downers Grove 38 20% N/A
66 Husson University 37 6% $26,286
67 Springfield College 37 4% $46,480
68 Touro College 37 1% $28,472
69 Gannon University 37 4% $41,820
70 University of Illinois at Chicago 37 1% $29,320
71 Barry University 36 2% $45,100
72 Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 36 3% N/A
73 Alvernia University 35 5% $43,250
74 Samuel Merritt University 35 6% N/A
75 Colorado State University-Fort Collins 34 1% $23,203
76 Worcester State University 34 3% $22,718
77 Temple University 34 0% $29,632
78 New York Institute of Technology 34 2% $48,552
79 LIU Brooklyn 34 2% $50,514
80 Mercy College 34 1% $34,278
81 Stony Brook University 33 1% $22,127
82 Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans 33 6% N/A
83 University of Mississippi Medical Center 33 7% N/A
84 Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis 33 1% $21,680
85 SUNY Downstate Medical Center 33 10% N/A
86 Cleveland State University 32 1% $25,317
87 University of Scranton 32 2% $55,008
88 Western New Mexico University 32 6% $20,803
89 Dominican University of California 32 5% $58,860
90 Saint Ambrose University 32 3% $40,146
91 The College of Saint Scholastica 32 3% $43,008
92 University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center 32 4% N/A
93 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 32 3% N/A
94 Eastern Washington University 31 1% $21,626
95 University of Puget Sound 31 4% $55,948
96 New England Institute of Technology 31 3% $22,820
97 University of New Mexico-Main Campus 31 1% $20,094
98 Milligan College 31 10% $38,266
99 Touro University Nevada 31 15% N/A
100 Wayne State University 30 1% $23,586

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Occupational Therapy/Therapist program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.