HSS Pre-Occupational Therapy

Program Overview
Two students show off an occupational therapy exercise

Students interested in Occupational Therapy, will follow the pre-physical therapy option within Health Science Studies. This option allows students to complete necessary prerequisite coursework required by Occupational Therapy schools.  Curriculum integrates coursework in human sciences, applied anatomy and physiology, nutrition, and an academic clinical internship.  Occupational Therapy schools share common pre-requisites but often have specific or unique criteria.  Students are encouraged to visit the specific program websites for detailed admission requirements.

2020-2021 Pre-Physical Therapy/Pre-Occupational Therapy Planner


an occupational therapist uses a model setup for teaching walker users to get in and out of cars
Texas Occupational Therapy Schools:

Abilene Christian University

Baylor University

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Texas Woman’s University

University of St. Augustine

University of Texas - El Paso

University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio

University of Texas Medical Branch

University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley