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Health Sciences Degree for the Occupational Therapy Assistant

Students with an associate's degree can now pursue a bachelor's degree in Health Sciences fully online from Walsh University in as little as four semesters. Upon completion of their bachelor's degree, students may elect to continue their coursework in pursuit of a Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) degree at Walsh.


Morgan Gilbert, Enrollment Manager
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Meet Jenn

In April 2020, more than 10 years from the day she started, Jennifer Stidd '20 successfully completed the necessary courses to earn her bachelor's degree from Walsh University.

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Why Walsh?

  • Personal Attention. Our class sizes are small, giving students more one-on-one attention from their instructors.
  • Accelerated Format. Designed for busy, working adults, this degree can be completed by taking online courses offered in accelerated 8-week sessions.
  • Responsible Best Practices. As part of the Walsh University mission, we place a great deal of focus on the ethical practice of health sciences.

Career Opportunities

Upon completing a B.S. in health sciences, graduates are prepared for a variety of career paths within the healthcare field. Many graduates opt to continue their education in graduate school, earning an MOT degree from Walsh University.