1. FutureOT9

    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stanbridge MSOT 2023 start (irvine)

    Hello Everyone!!! I just wanted to make a thread for Stanbridge Irvine MSOT 2023! I just got my official acceptance letter today and wanted a thread for anyone else looking to attend next year so we can all be in touch!
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    Other OT-Related Information MOT/MSOT timeline

    My daughter is a sophomore this year. She is still not quite sure whether to go PT or OT route. If she goes for OT (MOT/MSOT), it means she will start her Masters in school year 25/26. Is this cutting it to close to July 1, 2027 date when only OTD degrees will be acceptable? Thank you very much...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Kean MSOT 2022-2023 Admission statistics

    Hi! I am currently starting applying for MSOT programs on the east coast. My top school is Kean right now because of price, location and program. I am looking for information about my application statistics and for advice to better my application STATS: Cumulative GPA: 3.43 Prerequisite GPA...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's SJSU 2022-2023 Cycle

    Hi all! I haven't seen a thread created yet for this year's cycle for SJSU, so I thought I'd start one for anyone who has questions as we work on the application/go through the process. I know on their website SJSU says to keep our personal statements to 500 words/1 page long, but does anyone...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Accreditation Concerns

    Hello future OTs. I have applied to multiple OT schools. 3 masters programs that are already accredited and 3 doctorate programs that are currently in candidacy status. I have came to the conclusion to go with one of the doctorate programs since I was waitlisted in the masters programs. I also...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stanbridge University MSOT 2022 Riverside Campus

    What's up yall! Since there wasn't any threads on Stanbridge's MSOT program at Riverside, I decided to make one lol. This thread is gonna be for anyone that is interested in the program, have applied to the program, or even accepted and will be attending! I can't wait to hear from all of you!
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stanbridge MSOT 2022

    Hi all! I just wanted to hear from others who have applied/ are considering attending Stanbridge MSOT in Irvine!
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's CSUDH MSOT 2022 Applications!

    Hey Everyone! Thought I'd create a space to share, ask, and answer questions about the CSUDH MSOT application. I had a question about CalState Apply vs. OTCAS. My plan was to apply to both CalState Apply and OTCAS for CSUDH. Now I'm wondering, can I apply to the MSOT program only using the...
  9. jmfutureOT

    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stanbridge MSOT 2021 Acceptances

    Hi! I recently applied to Stanbridge's MSOT program for the 2021 summer start and was wondering if those who were accepted could share experiences! How long did it take to hear back from admissions?
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    Employment & Professional Networking Burnout in Occupational Therapy - Survey Request

    Hello everyone! 🤗 I know that this network is mostly utilized by students, but I'm posting my survey anyway in case there are some practicing OTs visiting. I’m an OTD student in the process of completing my doctoral capstone project on burnout in occupational therapy. I'm investigating what...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's SJSU fall 2021 MSOT Applicants

    Hi guys! I haven't seen a thread for this years application cycle, does anyone know of one? if not we can use this for any questions/information anyone has!
  12. LoveOTYKMe

    Program-Specific Info / Q's Brenau University MSOT

    Has anyone been accepted to Brenau’s Hybrid program for the Spring 2021 cohort?
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Kean University MSOT/OTD 2020

    Hey would anyone be interested in making a group chat or facebook group for students in Kean's OTD/MSOT programs?
  14. itsOTGabe

    General Admissions & OTCAS USAHS MSOT Miami Florida Campus Fall 2020 admissions

    Hey all, I received an admittance letter to the USAHS Miami Campus for Fall 2020. I just wanted to know if there's anyone else out there also considering this! I have not seen a post yet and I wanted to make one! I'm from California and was wondering who else received their letters!
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Kean University MSOT 2020 Interviews

    I wanted to make this thread for anyone waiting to hear back from Kean for an interview and/or acceptance this year. I've been so anxious and I'm hoping I'm not alone in the process!
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's SJSU 2019-2020 MSOT Applicants

    Hi all! I haven't seen a thread for this upcoming year's applicants to SJSU's MSOT program. Would love to connect with others who are in the process of applying as well. Good luck to everyone! Has anyone made it out to an information session at SJSU for the program yet?
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stanbridge MSOT 2019

    Excited to start graduate school this Fall at Stanbridge University! We created a FB group page, so if anyone here stumbles onto this post and is planning on attending Stanbridge in Irvine, California, come join our FB group (Stanbridge MSOT 009)! Also, tips on how to make the most out of my...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Seton Hall MSOT program 2019 acceptances

    Hi! I applied for the MSOT program at Seton Hall and haven't heard back yet.. was wondering if anyone had heard back yet? It's my top choice so I'm really hoping.
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's University of Alabama Birmingham

    Hello, I am a student that is considering UAB for Occupational Therapy. I thoroughly enjoyed the interview and meeting the students. I was wondering if anyone would be able to share information about the program: What are the classes like? How is the classroom dynamic with classmates? What are...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Grand Valley State 2019 OT interview

    Hello, Does anyone know anything about the GVSU OT interview? I am particularly curious about the writing section which is coming up and was wondering how are applicants scored and should prepare. I know they sent us information on the writing section. I was just wondering is there any other...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Eastern Washington University MSOT Interview

    Hello, I was wondering if anybody has any information on the Eastern Washington University OT interview in Spokane for February 9th? I know it is group interview.
  22. nina25_FutureOT

    Program-Specific Info / Q's WashU MOT Fall 2019

    Hey everyone! I have officially decided to attend WashU's MOT program starting this fall 2019 and I was hoping to meet other people who were accepted or who decided to attend as well! Where are you coming from? I'm from upstate NY! Anyone know of a FB group yet that's been created?
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's LIU Brooklyn 2019

    Hi everyone! I just received an email from LIU Brooklyn for an interview at the end of the month. I do not really know much about their program at all. However, I already got accepted into my 2nd choice program which is closer to home so I am not sure if I should take the interview or not. Does...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's UAB 2019 OT INTERVIEW

    Hello, I was wondering if anybody knows anything or has any information regarding UAB's OT school interview. I have been trying to look up information but have not found anything. Any information would greatly be appreciated!
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's WUSTL MSOT 2019

    Hi all! I was accepted to Wash U in St Louis early December and I'm about to submit my SIR soon since they only give 4 weeks to decide. I want to secure my spot for now but I do still have other schools to hear back from. I'm wondering if anyone else is on the same boat? I'm also just curious...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Stony Brook OT 2019

    Thread to discuss updates on applications for Stony Brook's OT program beginning summer 2019. I had an interview with Stony Brook mid-december. Had anyone heard back yet?
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    General Admissions & OTCAS OT stats and personal statement

    Hi y'all!! pls help Im feeling kinda nervous looking at everyone else stats on here so I'd like to share mine to get some input on how competitive others would consider my stats and gain insight on what I can do to improve them. GPA: 3.4, psychology major Observation hours: 182 outpatient...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS HELP!!!: Chances of Getting in OT School

    Okay... I am having so much anxiety about applying to OT school. I am looking for people to give me more insight on my chances of actually getting in. I submitted my application Monday and I am growing increasingly anxious!!!! - Student at Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Chicago OT schools - UIC or Rush?

    Hi everyone. I am wondering if any of you went to/are attending UIC or Rush for OT and could tell me about your experience. I got into both programs and have been debating between the two for nearly a month, and it is getting very hard to choose!!! I liked Rush because it has a smaller cohort...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's West Coast University - 2019 MSOT

    Hi! Has anyone sent in their application for WCU's 2019 Spring MSOT program? If so, have you heard back from them for an interview? Also, I've created this thread for anything that relates to WCU's Spring 2019 MSOT program since I haven't seen one made for it yet.
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Sacred Heart University Interview 17-18

    Hi! I am going to have an interview at SHU on Mar 15 (right ...the interview is late...). Anyone who had the interview would you mind sharing the interview questions, advice, things to prepare prior the interview to me please? I know that there will be a group interview focused on PBL learning...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Columbia University MSOT - Fall 2018

    Hi everyone! Thought I would create a new thread for those attending Columbia's OT Program starting in September 2018. I was notified of my acceptance on 2/28 at around 6 pm. I have decided to accept their offer and will be sending my deposit tomorrow. Hopefully, we can share information as we...
  33. MamabearOT

    Program-Specific Info / Q's Temple University MOT Summer 2018

    I wanted to start thread to share stats, offer support, and to ask questions about Temple's application process. Has anyone applied to Temple for the Summer 2018 cohort? Has anyone been accepted or waitlisted? What has your experience been? If you are a current or former student, what...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Hearing Back

    Has anyone heard back from any of these schools yet? Chatham University Emory & Henry Radford University Belmont University Jefferson College of Health Sciences ECU VCU UNC
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Jefferson College of Health Sciences application

    Hello! I was recently looking at possibly applying to Jefferson College of Health Sciences Master of Science in OT program. One of the requirements for their application is a completion of an essay no more than 1000 words describing your personal story. While I know a personal statement is...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS 2018 Applications

    I am trying to decide if it is worth it for me to apply to either an MSOT or OTA program this summer or just take the gap year. I have been getting very mixed opinions on if it is worth it to apply now. Here are my stats: -I will have 100 hours of observation (30 hours in peds private practice...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Advice on Researching MSOT Programs

    I live in California and am planning to apply to Cal State Dom Hills, San Jose State and USC. I'm also planning on applying to 3-5 other schools. I'm considering the following locations: Colorado (Colorado State University) Washington (University of Washington) Chicago Area (University of...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS AIC, Springfield Off Campus Housing

    Hi! I am attending AIC’s MSOT Program in the Fall and am looking to get in touch with other graduate students seeking off campus housing in a fairly safe area, decently priced, and within 10-15 minutes from the school. I am from NY and I would definitely need to rent a room to attend graduate...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's USC vs. Columbia MSOT?

    Hi all, I was recently admitted to USC and Columbia's MSOT programs, and am trying to make a final decision between the two. What are some of the pros/cons of each program, and your impressions or experiences (for those who are current/past students or have visited before/heard from others)...
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    Employment & Professional Networking OTD vs MSOT for Teaching Later on

    So I have read a lot of the debates regarding an OTD vs MSOT. I do, however, want to get some feedback about whether a more expensive/longer OTD program would be worth attaining if I want to possibly teach at a university in the future, be more active in administrative positions? I do not really...