Ocupational Therapy Assistant
Occupational Therapy Assistant
 
Welcome to the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program
 
 

Due to extenuating circumstances regarding COVID-19, clinical observation hours will be waived for all applications for 2021.  This includes waiving the observation evaluation form and observation hours log. 

     

 

As an occupational therapy practitioner, you will work with individuals of all ages to help them gain skills needed for the engagement in meaningful occupations. Practitioners identify problems and suggest innovative tools or techniques which will enable clients to perform daily tasks and achieve  greater independence in their lives. You will be part of a team helping to increase the individual's performance in everyday occupations in a safer and more productive environment.

 

The associate-degree-level occupational therapy assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200, North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929. ACOTE's telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA and its Web address is www.acoteonline.org. 

 

Program results from the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) can be found online at https://secure.nbcot.org/data/schoolstats.aspx.   

 

 APPLICATION DEADLINE:  2ND FRIDAY IN JUNE BY 12:00 NOON.

 

For additional information on the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program you may schedule an appointment with an advisor here.

 

Tuition Costs Fall 2019-Spring 2020

Resident- In-District

 

Fall

Spring

Fall/Spring

Tuition 15 hrs

750.00

750.00

1,500.00

Fees

1,290.00

1,290.00

2,580.00

Books/Supplies

900.00

900.00

1,800.00

 

2,940.00

2,940.00

5,880.00

Resident- Out of District 

 

Fall

Spring

Fall/Spring

Tuition 15 hrs

1,500.00

1,500.00

3,000.00

Fees

1,290.00

1,290.00

2,580.00

Books/Supplies

900.00

900.00

1,800.00

 

3,690.00

3,690.00

7,380.00


Non-Resident- Foreign 

 

Fall

Spring

Fall/Spring

Tuition 15 hrs

2,280.00

2,280.00

4,560.00

Fees

1,290.00

1,290.00

2,580.00

Books/Supplies

900.00

900.00

1,800.00

 

4,470.00

4,470.00

8,940.00




 

   

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program

South Campus

College of Health Sciences Building B306 
Laredo College
5500 South Zapata Hwy  
Laredo, Texas 78040

 

Phone: 956.721-5261

Fax: 956.721.5431

ota@laredo.edu