M.Sc. On Campus

Occupational Therapy

University of Scranton

12 months
989 USD/credit 38571 USD/year
989 USD/credit 38571 USD/year
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Occupational therapy is a client-centered health profession concerned with promoting health and wellbeing through occupation. The primary goal of Occupational Therapy at University of Scranton is to enable people to participate in the activities of everyday life. 


Occupational therapists achieve this outcome by working with people and communities to enhance their ability to engage in the occupations they want to, need to, or are expected to do, or by modifying the occupation or the environment to better support their occupational engagement. 

Key Features 

  • The Occupational Therapy coursework at University of Scranton is sequenced in a planned progression in order to build upon and develop knowledge and skills at increasing levels of complexity, competence, and integration.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Occupational Performance
  • Occupational Therapy in Community Settings
  • Neurocognitive and Neuromotor Challenges
  • Topics in Occupational Therapy
  • Understanding Disability and the Therapeutic Relationship
  • Leadership Principles, Ethics and Pragmatics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students enter the entry-level Occupational Therapy Master’s Degree after successful completion of the Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Sciences from the Panuska College of Professional Studies at The University of Scranton.
  • A minimum, overall, undergraduate GPA of 3.00 is required in order to advance from the undergraduate component of the occupational therapy program into graduate study. 
  • All OT students must complete Level II Fieldwork within 24 months following completion of the academic portion of the program. 
  • Students will receive the MS in OT degree following completion of all academic and clinical requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38571 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 989 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38571 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 989 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Scranton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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