Degree Awarded, Licensure and Certification
The graduates of this program receive an Associate Degree in Applied Science.
The graduates of this program receive an Associate Degree in Applied Science and are eligible to apply for the national certification examination. Certification is required for licensure in Oklahoma and most other states. The National Certification examination is offered by:
The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy
800 S. Frederick Ave., Suite 200
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-4150
Licensure is required for graduates to practice occupational therapy in the state of Oklahoma. Licensure in Oklahoma is granted by:
Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision
P.O. Box 18256
Oklahoma City, OK 73154-0256
Applicants should be aware that a felony conviction may affect a graduate's ability to sit for the national certification exam or attain a state license.