Program Deadlines and Requirements

Applications to the Professional Entry Level Master's Occupational Therapy Program are not being accepted for the 2020- 2021 academic year.

M.S. Occupational Therapy, Professional Entry-Level

Ithaca College offers a professional entry-level master's degree in addition to the combined B.S./M.S. program.  The professional entry-level track is designed for students who have earned a bachelor's degree in another area of study and are interested in pursing a career in occupational therapy. Click here to learn more about admission requirements.

Application deadline for assistantship or scholarship consideration February 1
Regular application deadline February 1
Minimum GPA 3.0
Recommendation  letters 2 (one preferably from a health care practitioner), 2 additional letters for assistantship
Essay Required
Testing GRE
Transcript requirements Official transcript sent from each college or university attended. Applicants who attended colleges and universities outside of the United States must submit a course-by-course credential evaluation report prepared by World Educational Services.
Other requirements Interview with an on-site writing sample