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    Other OT-Related Information Making a Career Change from Tech to OT

    About me: F/ in my early 30s who after almost a decade in the technology industry is taking the steps to change careers into OT. I decided to make the change after asking myself if I saw myself doing the operations work I was doing in the next 10 years. When the answer was no, I asked myself...
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    Other OT-Related Information What jobs give me relative work experience for OT school that can also pay the bills ($40,000+)?

    I'm currently a Junior Biology major with a minor in Psychology, Healthcare Administration and Chemistry at Texas State University. I plan on taking a leap year after I graduate before I apply to OT school (need to take A&P1+2 and get more observation hours). With that in mind, I was wondering...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Towson Occupational Therapy

    Has anyone applied to Towson's MOT program? What do they look for in a competitive applicant? Also, any insights on how the OTD program will vary from the MOT program?
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Should I apply to OT school or wait?

    Hello, I am just another student trying to get into school! can someone please tell me if my stats are good. or should I wait till next year? Cum GPA 3.1 Pre-REQ 3.6 Observation hours: 20hr( HandT), 150 ( Hospital) 100 in Pediatric T Work experience: Special Education Aide for 3 years, Camp...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Am I gonna get into OT school??

    University: University of Tampa (going into senior year) Major: Allied Health Overall GPA: 3.35 - might be slightly lower on OTCAS not sure (3.25 ish on OTCAS?) Pre-Req GPA: 3.3-3.6 (depending on school) Last 60 Credit Hours so far GPA: 3.51 GRE: Q:153 V:143 :( AW: 4.0 Extra-Curric: President...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Will this hurt my chances?

    Hi all! I'm a current undergrad, and will be applying to MSOT programs in the 2018/19 cycle. I'm in a bit of a different predicament, because with a decent amount of AP credits and a fairly packed schedule, I'll be finishing my undergrad in 3 year instead of 4. So, I'll be applying to OT...
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Florida OT schools

    Hi! I will soon be applying to OT schools and I wanted to gain any input from students who have previously been accepted to different OT programs in Florida like FIU, FGCU, USA, Nova, etc. and maybe any tips they can give me on what/what not to do? Or their current experience in any of these OT...
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    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 Bay Path

    Hi! Has anyone heard from Bay Path for the 2018 OT program?
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    General Admissions & OTCAS Resume structure

    Hi all! I am preparing for upcoming interviews and would like to have some resumes on hand. The problem is I have about 50 (ok maybe not that many) different versions of my resume tailored to different jobs or opportunities in the past. My question is: what sections would you include on a...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Midwest OT/OTD Schools Info, Stats, Acceptances

    Open Board for those who have applied or have additional information about some of the program in the Midwest! I would love to talk with others who have applied or are considering applying to any of the listed schools (or others!!). University of Minnesota St. Kate's / St. Catherine St...