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Academic Plan

As a St. Kate’s OTA student, you'll take classes from experienced instructors and reinforce that knowledge with a series of fieldwork placements.

Your hands-on learning paired with our focus on liberal arts will make you well-rounded and ready to succeed.

First-Year Courses

OSOT 1020: Role of the OTA
OSOT 1030: Human Occupations I
OSOT 1040: Clinical Conditions
OSOT 1050: Human Occupations II
OSOT 1210: Client Support Skills
OSOT 1250: Aging
OSOT 1270: Level I Fieldwork
OSOT 1300: Therapeutic Applications I

Second-Year Courses

OSOT 2330: Therapeutic Applications II
OSOT 2300: Therapeutic Applications III
OSOT 2350: Level II Fieldwork
OSOT 2360: Level II Fieldwork
OSOT 2400: Practice Models and Professional Issues I
OSOT 2410: Practice Models and Professional Issues II
OSOT 3250: Group Dynamics and Leadership

Supporting Coursework

BIOL 2400: General Anatomy & Physiology
PSYC 2020: Lifespan Developmental Psychology
HIMP 1020: Medical Terminology

Liberal Arts and Science Core Courses

SSCS 1000: Power and Social Change
PSYC 1000: General Psychology
ECOL 2000: Human Ecology
ENGL 1100: Composition
PHIL 2000: Ethical Problems in Healthcare
Community Integrated Learning course (CIL)
ART: Fine arts course
ENGL: English literature course
THEO: Theology course

For detailed course descriptions, visit the courses page.