Finding out Occupational Therapy School’s NBCOT® Exam Pass Rates

nbcot exam pass rates

When researching occupational therapy schools to apply to, one factor to consider is the NBCOT® Exam pass rates. After students complete an occupational therapy program (Master’s MSOT or Doctorate OTD) they become eligible to sit for the certification exam. *PhD candidates do not need to sit for the board exam. Unlike other countries for entry-level … Read more

Difference Between MSOT, OTD, and PhD Programs

Q&A Q: What is the difference between an OTD and PhD program? Which degree would be a better fit for me? A: First, let’s go over the OT mandate for entry-level occupational therapists. According to the AOTA, the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE®) has mandated that the entry-level degree requirement for the occupational … Read more

Top 3 Occupational Therapy Schools in the San Francisco Bay Area (Northern California): Written By A San Francisco Native


Background Are you looking to apply for an Occupational Therapy program in the San Francisco Bay Area? If you are a California native, it would make the most sense to attend an Occupational Therapy Program in the state to reduce tuition and out-of-state living expenses. This post will highlight my top 3 picks for occupational … Read more