Advance your career with a Occupational Therapy Post-Professional Doctorate (OTD) from Mount Mary.  You'll be ready to perform as a leader in your field no matter what your specialty.

Mount Mary University is pleased to announce our new Occupational Therapy Post-Professional Doctorate (OTD). This part-time, distance learning program is designed for practicing occupational therapists -- both men and women -- who seek to advance their competencies in specialty practice and service delivery. By remaining in the work setting while engaging in advanced education, you'll discover problems, explore solutions, expand knowledge and develop skills in a manner that has ongoing real-world application.

The learning experiences are designed to enhance depth of knowledge and reflective practice.  Program participants will complete a portfolio of accomplishments in specialty practice and service delivery specifically designed to meet the rigorous criteria for American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) Board Certification in:

  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Pediatrics
  • Gerontology
  • Mental health
  • Education
  • Leadership

Did you know?

occupational therapy

There are over 113,000 licensed occupational therapists in the country today.  Only 158 are board certified in specialty practice areas.

With an Occupational Therapy Post-Professional Doctorate, you'll gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.