A Force for Change: Transforming Lives Through Occupation
The Occupational Therapy (OT) Program in UW-Madison's Department of Kinesiology is one of the most successful in the U.S. due to our outstanding faculty, staff, students and alumni; cutting-edge basic and applied research; and degree program quality. Learn about our degree programs under the "ACADEMICS" tab above.
In the past five years, OT faculty won more than $8 million in federal research grants from the National Institutes of Health. Read about exciting research by faculty and students under the "RESEARCH" tab above.
We are honored that U.S. News & World Report ranked our Program 14th of 163 U.S. programs in its most recent ranking of graduate OT programs.
100 percent First-time Certification-test Pass-rate
For five consecutive years, all of our OT graduates passed on their first try at the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT).
UW-Madison entry-level MS-OT Program is accredited (2008-2018) by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) (www.acoteonline.org). For further information on accreditation status, graduation rates, and NBCOT certification exam results, click here.