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Online Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Doctorate


Advance your career in Occupational Therapy! Earn your PPOTD degree online with Walsh University! This program is 100% online with no residency requirements. Program begins every 8 weeks.

Open to currently licensed occupational therapists with a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree, Walsh University’s Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy (PPOTD) program is a 33 credit-hour program that provides an advanced practice educational experience which emphasizes leadership development, instructional competence, and the appraisal and application of research to clinical practice. PPOTD students will enhance their occupational therapy practice through mentorship and innovative experiences in community clinical settings. The program supports personal and professional growth through critical thinking, collaboration, cultural humility, and spirituality. Graduates will contribute to the field through scholarship, teaching or integration.

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