Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy is a rewarding career choice because you'll make a positive difference in people's lives.

Helping people of any age learn to recover from life's challenges and relearn the skills for the "job of living" is unique.


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Leaders in Quality O.T. Education

The Department of Occupational Therapy at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences is one outstanding program with two campus locations – Grand Forks, North Dakota, and Casper, Wyoming.

  • Our Grand Forks, ND location was established in 1954 and initially accredited in 1956.
  • Our satellite program in Casper, WY was developed in 1993 and initially accredited in 1995.

Both sites have had continuous accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).

Occupational Therapy Doctorate

The Occupational Therapy Program has been granted Candidacy Status through Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education. We will offer the occupational therapy doctorate beginning August 2019.