The George Washington University

Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy


2121 I Street

Washington, DC 20052

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online 36 credit Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy program is designed for licensed occupational therapists who hold a master's degree in any field. The program prepares you to explore new specializations, develop occupational therapy curriculum, and lead within the field through both teaching and practice. You'll graduate ready to apply critical thinking, analytic, and communication skills to resolve occupational performance issues; exhibit leadership in transdisciplinary teams, and contribute to evidence-based occupational therapy in post-acute settings.

Why GW's online Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy?

•    Individualized Attention:
Experience a program with some of the lowest faculty-to-student ratio in the country
•    Customizable Program: Choose from four specializations to gain the skills you need to meet your specific career goals
•    Faculty Mentorship: Work with a faculty mentor throughout your coursework and your capstone project, where you will develop an occupational therapy program of your own


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: The Office of Student Financial Assistance offers financial aid in the form of Federal Stafford Loans and alternative loans to graduate students seeking to finance their graduate educations.

Locale: Large City

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