Occupational Therapy Doctorate

Ranked in the Top 8%

Mizzou’s Occupational Therapy Doctorate program is ranked No. 22 by U.S. News and World Report for “Best Occupational Therapy Programs.”

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Mizzou offers the most affordable accredited Occupational Therapy Doctorate in Missouri. An OTD from Mizzou costs 30% less than comparable universities.

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The Missouri Method

At Mizzou, you'll gain hands-on experience in our on-site clinics and at more than 300 fieldwork sites nationwide
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Tiger OT

You’ll get started in our in-house clinic, Tiger OT, which provides occupational therapy for underinsured and uninsured mid-Missourians.

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You’ll also complete fieldwork in a variety of settings. We currently have more than 300 active sites across the country.

Student perspective

Why I chose Mizzou

Ryan Kissel

Second-year OT student

I chose MU OT because of the many opportunities they offer their students, such as research, interprofessional development, and collaboration between students and professors.

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Ryan Kissell

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We understand there are many factors to consider when choosing an OT program. We are here to provide as much information as you need to make your decision. Complete our online form, and we’ll contact you!

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