MS in Occupational Therapy

We are no longer accepting applications to the entry-level master's program. Our first deadline for the Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD) program will be January 15, 2020. Application information is on our website.

This master's program is for students who hold a bachelor's degree. It provides solid preparation for entry-level, generalist clinical practice. The 28-month program of full-time study begins in the fall of each academic year and includes:

  • 22 months of academic study for 66 credit hours
  • Six months of field work experience for six credit hours
Graduates earn a Master of Science degree and are eligible to take the National Board of Certification in Occupational Therapy examination.


  • WMU’s main campus in Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • WMU's Grand Rapids regional location

Check course listings or visit the Extended University Programs website for more information.

Questions? Speak with an advisor.