by Chris Musillo


Occupational Therapist candidates are reminded that the filed of Occupational Therapy raised its minimum educational standard on January 1, 2013.  All applications that are postmarked after January 1, 2013 can only be filed by Masters Degree prepared OTs.  


The NBCOT reminds applicants that starting July 31, Occupational Therapy Education Determination (OTED) applicants who do not hold a master's degree in Occupational Therapy will be deemed incomplete


An application is deemed incomplete when one or more of the documentation requirements remains outstanding:


oOfficial Final Transcript



oOfficial course descriptions and course syllabi with date of degree completed on syllabi




oVerification of Academic Credential Form




oProgram Director Form




oVerification of OT License, Registration, Certification or Other Form of Official Government Recognition Request form


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