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Associate of Science degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant

A Joint Degree Program offered with the Rutgers School of Health Professions

The Associate of Science degree program in Occupational Therapy Assistant is a joint degree program offered in conjunction with the Rutgers School of Health Professions. The 74-credit program is designed to prepare students to work as occupational therapy assistants and work with people of all ages who are challenged by disability, trauma and/or the aging process.

Candidates for the program apply through Rutgers. This degree will only be accepting students until Spring 2023. For updates, please email the Program Director Deb McKernan-Ace at

Learn more about the program and application process