University of Wisconsin–Madison

Occupational Therapy Academics

Degree Programs

Entry-Level Professional Degree

Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT)
For those individuals with baccalaureate degrees in fields other than occupational therapy who wish to pursue a career in occupational therapy.

Advanced Degrees for Occupational Therapists

MS and PhD in Kinesiology, Occupational Science Track For those individuals already in the occupational therapy profession who have completed a masters degree and who seek further training in research and scholarly preparation.

Post-Professional Degree (OTD)

The Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program (OTD) is a part-time, structured, predominantly online curriculum serving student need for distance access and flexibility in acquiring advanced practice skills.