Graduate & Continuing Studies

Master of Occupational Therapy

Master of Occupational Therapy
Bridge Program

Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2025

MOT At-A-Glance

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69 semester hour degree program 

Students selected into a cohort each fall

Hands-on lab spaces designed specifically for MOT

Taught by experienced and supportive faculty 

Fieldwork experiences at our region’s most respected institutions

Financial aid is available

No GMAT or GRE required

OTA Pathway: No bachelor's degree required (applicants must have completed 90 semester hours of college credit and hold a valid OTA license)

Alternative Pathway: Hold a bachelor's degree in a health-related field. 

Application Process

How to Apply

How to apply:

Have a question?

Please contact the MOT program director, Dr. Kimberly Lawler, at 740-826-8466 or at


MOT Admission

The Muskingum University MOT program has a status of Accreditation by the: 

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association
7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 510E,
Bethesda, MD 20814
ACOTE’s phone: (301)-652-6611 
ACOTE’s website:

NBCOT Program Data:

Muskingum University Master of Occupational Therapy Program Graduates and Graduation Rates

Graduation Year Students Admitted/Graduated  Graduation Rate 
2021 26/25 96.2%
2022 26/23* 88.4%
2023 26/26** 100%
Total for 3 Years 78/74 94.9%

*1 student graduated in Spring 2023; 2 students were not retained 
**1 student was not retained 

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