More than 75 years at Wayne State
Welcome to the Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) program at Wayne State University! Founded in 1944, the program is one of the first in the country. In addition to having a rich history, the program is located on the medical campus of a nationally recognized research institution and provides students with access to a high-quality education, exceptional faculty, and state of the art teaching and research facilities. In 2020, the program evolved from a 3+2 program to a full master's degree program. A bachelor's degree is required to apply.
- USA Today: How therapy dogs can help students cope with stress on college campuses, by Dr. Christine Kivlen
- The Conversation: "Therapy dogs help students cope with the stress of college life," by Assistant Clinical Professor of Occupational Therapy Christine Kivlen
- Conversations With the Dean connects Dr. Brian Cummings with students from each program
- WATCH: Dean Cummings has a 30-second message for students about staying safe
The Master of Occupational Therapy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc. (AOTA), located at 6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929. ACOTE's phone number, c/o AOTA, is 301-652-AOTA. The web address for AOTA is www.acoteonline.org.