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Occupational Therapy

St. Catherine University

30 months
1120 USD/credit
1120 USD/credit
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The Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy (MAOT) at St. Catherine University uses all the skills of living needed to learn, work, play, socialize, sleep and care for oneself and others to help people develop to their fullest potential.


Occupational therapists (OTs) work with people of all ages and ability levels in many settings. Occupational therapy services may be provided in individual or group sessions, or on a broader scale at the system or population level.

With St. Catherine University's nationally ranked Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy (MAOT) at St. Catherine University, you receive an excellent entry-level education in occupational therapy based on an occupational science and liberal arts foundation.


Our OT graduate students are proficient in:

  • Leadership and collaboration
  • Ethics and social justice
  • Diversity and global perspectives
  • Critical and creative inquiry
  • Effective communication
  • Occupational therapy evaluation, intervention planning and outcomes
  • Purposeful lifelong learning


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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Occupation 
  • Mental and Behavioral Health 
  • Mental and Behavioral Health: The OT Process 
  • Children, Adolescents, and Families 
  • Children, Adolescents, and Families: The OT Process 
  • Neuroscience 
  • Participation and Technology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


100 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement
    • Resume
    • Recommendations
    • Transcripts
    • GRE/GMAT Scores
    • TOEFL/IELTS Scores
    • Credential Evaluation
    • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1120 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1120 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    1120 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1120 USD per credit during 30 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 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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