If you have a heart for helping people, consider the Occupational Therapy Assistant Track of the new Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Sciences (BSRS-OTA) at IU Kokomo. This degree will combine classroom, laboratory, fieldwork, and clinical experiences to prepare students for work in the rehabilitation field. The Bachelor of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant will prepare you to work as an OTA in many settings and will serve as an excellent base for graduate study in a healthcare field such as Occupational Therapy or Physical Therapy.
Students complete the first two years in prerequisite coursework, with the clinical major occurring in the junior and senior year. We anticipate welcoming students into the junior level clinical major in Fall 2023. The application cycle for the first cohort will begin in Spring of 2023. Please continue to check back to the website for more information.