M.Sc. On Campus

Occupational Therapy

Seton Hall University

36 months
1466 USD/credit 41048 USD/year
1466 USD/credit 41048 USD/year
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As the first entry-level master’s program of its kind in New Jersey, our Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (M.S.O.T.) program at Seton Hall University has shaped hundreds of students into competent general practitioners.


With our unique blend of academics and clinical experience, you’ll be well-prepared to join this booming healthcare field. 

Our students at Seton Hall University do exceptionally well on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) exam, and many have job offers before they graduate.

Key Features 

  • The three-step occupational therapy curriculum begins with foundational coursework. 
  • The next phase is clinical courses that cover the impact of health conditions and impairments on activities, as well the selection and implementation of appropriate assessments and interventions for older adults, adults and children/adolescents. 


The Occupational Therapy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Functional Anatomy & Kinesiology 
  • The Occupational Therapy Process
  • Neuroscience for Occupational Therapy
  • Professional Formation 
  • Group Process in Occupational Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy Practice Skills 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of the Seton Hall University graduate school admission application
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution
  • Overall cumulative grade point average (GPA) of no less than 3.2 on a 4-point scale.
  • Fifty (50) observation hours with an OTR (Occupational Therapist, Registered)
  • Three letters of recommendation, including one from an OTR
  • If English is not the native language, a student must submit a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Score Report documenting a paper-based score of 550 or above, a computer-based score of 213 or above, or an internet-based score of 79 or above.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1466 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    41048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1466 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for South Orange

1702 - 4188 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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