Skip to main content

Search NYU Steinhardt

Two students holding one of their hands while seated at a table in a classroom.

Occupational Therapy

Professional Licensure or Certification

MS, Occupational Therapy (Professional)

The NYU Steinhardt Professional MS in Occupational Therapy prepares graduates to become registered occupational therapists.

research

MA, Occupational Therapy (Post-Professional)

This one-year master’s gives professionals the opportunity to advance their skills and knowledge in occupational therapy.

Students partake in a discussion
Professional Licensure or Certification

Two-Tiered MS/Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)

This two-tiered MS/OTD prepares graduates to become registered occupational therapists and advance their applied knowledge of the profession.

One student practicing a wrist and hand assessment on another student.

Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD), Post-Professional Degree

In this practitioner-focused advanced degree, occupational therapists enhance their clinical and analytical skills to build their knowledge and credentials.

Study Online Details This degree offers an online option.
Occupational Therapy students attend a class lecture

PhD, Occupational Therapy

The PhD provides occupational therapists with the knowledge and skills to work in the profession as researchers, scholars, and educators.

otclass

PhD, Rehabilitation Sciences

Prepare for a fulfilling academic career in research and teaching in the rehabilitation sciences through interdisciplinary study across health fields.

closeup on occupational therapist's hand working with a client

The occupational therapy program at NYU Steinhardt is top-ranked by US News & World Report. We educate both graduate-level students looking to become OTs and credentialed professionals who want to further their careers with advanced credentials.