How Do I Apply to the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program?
Requirements for Application
Estimating the Program Cost
Frequently Asked Questions
Early Assurance through ECU Honors College
OPEN HOUSE (pdf)
Occupational Therapy Essential Functions and Technical Standards for Program Admission and Continued Enrollment (pdf)
*NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE AND PROCESS*
Initial application to OTCAS due November 1, 2016
*Please use GRE code 1989 for submitting scores to OTCAS*
The ECU Occupational Therapy Program
The Occupational Therapy Program is located on the west campus, located near the Brody School of Medicine and Vidant Medical Center. The Program is in the College of Allied Health Sciences that shares a new state-of-the art building with the College of Nursing and Laupus Health Sciences Library. We encourage all individuals who are considering applying to the program to visit our Occupational Therapy Department.
Informational sessions including tours of the department are held at various time throughout the year on Fridays. To register, please send an email to
OTADMISSIONS@ecu.edu and include your name, the date of the session (see below) you would like to attend, and the number of people attending. If you are unable to attend one of the informational sessions or Open House listed below, you may schedule an individual appointment.
- Jan. 22, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- Feb. 19, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- March 18, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- April 15, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- May 20, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- June 17, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- Aug. 18, 2016 at 1 p.m. (Thursday)
- Sept. 16, 2016 at 1 p.m.
- Oct. 21, 2016 at 1 p.m.
Annual Open House
- Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 from 6:00-7:30 p.m.
We also encourage you to explore our website thoroughly to determine if the program's educational objectives, structured curriculum, and faculty members' research agendas will be a good match for your educational needs and occupational goals.
Directions to Occupational Therapy Department (pdf)