In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, the IU OT Admissions Committee is making the following changes to application requirements for the 2021-2022 application cycle:
Acceptance of online labs for prerequisite courses completed the following semesters:
These will be accepted for any application year.
Shadowing hours arerecommended;however, due to the ongoing pandemic, there will be no minimum number of shadowing hours required.
To be eligible to apply for the Doctor of Occupational Therapy program you need to meet the following requirements:
If you have not yet completed your bachelor’s degree at the time of application but expect to have it completed by the start of the program, you must complete the Declaration of Intent to Complete Degree Requirements Form. This form will need a signature from an advisor or a school official and uploaded to OTCAS.
Minimum Cumulative GPA of 3.2.
Minimum Prerequisite GPA of 3.2.
All undergraduate and graduate course work is included in cumulative grade point average calculations.
All GPAs will be calculated by OTCAS.
In addition, all prerequisites must be completed with a minimum grade of C.
At the September 15th application deadline, applicants may have one prerequisite course outstanding scheduled for completion in EITHER the fall or spring term. The outstanding prerequisite must be completed before the program start date in May.