Occupational Therapy Admissions
If you're considering enrolling in Tennessee Wesleyan University’s Master of Occupational Therapy Program (MOT), we encourage you to come for a campus visit. Meet our staff, learn more about the program, and discover all the campus has to offer.
If you're ready to apply, let us guide you through the admissions process, and help you navigate your many options for financial assistance.
Important degree and course requirements for MOT admissions:
Conferred Bachelor’s Degree (from an accredited institution of higher education)
Biology (3.0 credits)
Anatomy & Physiology I & II (8.0 credits)
Kinesiology (3.0 credits)
Epidemiology (3.0 credits)
Developmental Psychology (3.0 credits)
Abnormal Psychology (3.0 credits)
Introductory Sociology (3.0 credits) OR Introductory Anthropology (3.0)
Medical Terminology (3.0 credits)
Statistics (3.0 credits)
There are no advanced placement, credit for experiential learning or work experience requirements at this time. Transfer of previously completed OT-related coursework or credit into the MOT program are not accepted at this time.
3.0 or better (Overall GPA)
Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)
Tennessee Wesleyan's code is 4219.
40 documented hours in OT or related field
Letters of Recommendation
3 Letters of Recommendation submitted to OTCAS
No Felony or substantial criminal background as per State Licensure Requirements; Signed Affidavit
OTCAS, The Centralized Application Service for Occupational Therapy
Upload required documents to OTCAS
Tuition and Fees
Tuition: $675 per credit hour
Total Credit hours = 76
Total Cost of Tuition: $51,300 (in-state and out-of-state)
Total Cost per Semester (6 semesters): $8,550
Fees: $325 / semester
- Technology Fee
- Student Occupational Therapy Association Membership
- AOTA Student Membership
- Student Research & Resource Center
- NBCOT Practice Examination
- OT Student Badges / Pins
Graduation Fee: $150 (a one-time fee prior to graduation)
Note: There is a one-time Seat Reservation Fee of $250 which will be applied to the first semester.
*fees may be subject to change
The TWU MOT Program is currently in Candidacy Status with ACOTE: Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD. 20814-3449. Phone: 301-652-6611 x2042 .